Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
April 14, 2012 9:04 am EDT


LEXINGTON — Jean G. Ruggles, 59, of Lexington, passed away Friday, April 13, 2012, in Mansfield MedCentral Hospital following a two-year courageous battle with cancer.

Born Nov. 13, 1952, in Mount Vernon, Jean was the daughter of Robert and Gertrude (Wisniewski) Griggs and graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1970.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jessica and Aaron Wiegand of Lexington; two grandsons, Grant and Vance; sister, Michelle Griggs of Mount Vernon; nieces, nephews and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Gertrude Griggs.

A memorial service celebrating the life of Jean G. Ruggles will be Tuesday at 5 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society may be made through the funeral home.

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