William "Bill" Wiggers

William "Bill" Wiggers, 90, of North East (Little Hope) passed away Monday, May 9, 2016, at Saint Vincent Hospital, Erie, Pa.  

He was born on Feb. 10, 1926, in French Creek, N.Y., a son of the late John William and Jennie Dunnewold Wiggers.

Bill was a member of Park United Methodist Church in North East. Prior to his retirement, he worked at the Electric Materials Co. in North East. He enjoyed farming and going hunting. 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Iva Jean Wiggers in 1999; his daughter, Elaine B. Wiggers in 1998; three brothers; and three sisters.  

Bill is survived by several nieces and nephews and a dear friend, Betty Kolstee of Clymer, N.Y.

Friends will be received at the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 92 S. Lake St., North East, Pa., on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., and are invited to attend funeral services there on Friday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Eric Leonard will officiate.  

Interment will be in North East Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, 1022 Liberty St., Erie, PA 16502; Park United Methodist Church, 30 N. Lake St., North East, PA 16428; or the Abbe Reformed Church, 595 Clymer-Sherman Road, Clymer, NY 14724. 

To send condolences, please visit www.bowersfuneralhome.com.