Irene Elizabeth (Iman) Riggleman, 77, of Evans, WV, passed away January 17, 2019, in Eldercare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ripley, WV, following a brief illness.
She was born November 23, 1941, in Fort Ashby, WV, a daughter of the late William and Clara (Bosley) Iman. Her husband, Rev. Availen A. Riggleman; brothers, Bruce Bosley and William Iman Jr. also preceded her in death.
She was a licensed minister and pastor’s wife with the Church of God and Assemblies of God. She was a former clerk for Heck’s, a switchboard operator and seamstress in a sewing factory. She was a member of the Evans Church of God.
Survivors include her children, Andrew A. (Tina) Riggleman of Manson, NC and Rev. Benjamin F. (Barbara) Riggleman of Evans, WV; daughter, Victoria F. (James) Ferguson of Fort Gay, WV; brother, Samuel (Frances) Iman of Moorefield, WV; grandchildren, Ashley, Brittany, Mitchell, Nicholas, Lee, Dustin, Christopher; great-grandchildren, Jesse J. and Samuel L.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday, January 18, 2019 in the Evans Church of God, Evans, WV, with a prayer service beginning at 7 p.m. officiated by Rev. Benjamin Riggleman. Service will be 11:30 a.m. ~ January 19, 2019 in the Schaeffer Funeral Home, Petersburg, WV, with Rev. Benjamin Riggleman officiating. Burial will follow in the Lahmansville Cemetery, Lahmansville, WV. Visitation will also be 1 hour prior to funeral service on Saturday in the Schaeffer Funeral Home.
Arrangements provided by Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV and Schaeffer Funeral Home, Petersburg, WV.
Condolences may be shared with the family at: castofuneralhome.com and schaefferfuneralhome.com