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Marilyn Joanne Wigger age 81 of Tustin passed away at her home on September 2, 2013. She was born on April 22, 1932 in Grand Rapids to John & Anna (Tubergen) Hoffman. She married Robert Wigger on September 25, 1953 in Muskegon and he preceded her in death on March 23, 2011.
She had received an associate degree in nursing and had been an LPN and then received her RN license from Grand Rapids Community College. She had worked in the Grand Haven Hospital and for the Ottawa County Health Department. She and her husband had also owned a tool and die shop for many years. She was a member of the Highland Christian Reformed Church and enjoyed sewing, reading, doing cross word puzzles, and facebook. She had traveled to all the states except Alaska and Hawaii.
She is survived by her children: Jon (Robin) Wigger of Tustin, Diane (Joe) Rios of Stanton, Kevin Wigger of Jackson, and Kristi Bullock of Florence, Kentucky.
10 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren
Inlaws: Gerald Wigger of Rapid River, Donna Peterson of Lowell, and Lawrence (Lil) Bloemsma of Redlands, California.
Many Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in death by her parents and her husband
Private graveside services will be held at the Highland Hillside Cemetery, Osceola County , with Rev. Keith Mannes officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Mercy Hospice or the area Cancer Society.
Arrangements are being conducted by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home, Keith D. Burkholder, director, 211 N. Pine Street, McBain, 231-825-8191.