Freda C. Bolen-Rigsby, age 77, of Baltimore, passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2010, at the Crestview Nursing Home in Lancaster.
She was born on September 26, 1932, to the late Leo N. and Lowanna R. (Brelsford) Bevard. She was a member of the Reynoldsburg Grace Apostolic Church in Reynoldsburg.
She is survived by her children, Lowanna M. (Alan) Persinger of Baltimore, Suszanne E. (Don) Shook of Baltimore, Nancy A. (David) Curnell of Lancaster, Penny D. (Terry) Starkey of Pataskala, C. Michael Bolen of Etna, William H. Bolen of Pataskala and Kimberly G. (Brent) Miller of Pataskala; step-daughters, Sandy (Ron) Cox of Logan and Carol (John) Combs of Jackson; step-sons, Bud (Shirley) Rigsby and Mike (Sue) Rigsby both of Lancaster; half sisters, Norma G. (Otis) Anglin of Pataskala, Patricia E. Jenari of Florida and Ruth A. Canterbury of Columbus; 11 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; many step grandchildren; and great grandchildren; and her beloved pet, “Baby”.
In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husbands, Carl L. Bolen in 1976 and Harlan D. Rigsby in 2002; son, David L. Bolen; daughter, Pamela A. Sanders; and step-daughter, Jane Weidner.
Funeral service were held July 7, 2010, at the Reynoldsburg Grace Apostolic Church, with Pastor Robert Linder officiating. Burial immediately followed the service at the Floral Hills Memory Gardens Lancaster.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Bolen-Rigsby’s honor to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Boulevard Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852-3914. Online condolences may be made at: www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes.com