Frederick “Rick” Albert Riggenbach, a native of New Martinsville, West Virginia, and a resident of Bayou Vista, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013.
Rick was a dedicated law enforcement veteran for more than 15 years and enjoyed serving his community as well as serving his country in the U.S. Navy. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt every year with his father and spend time on the water fishing. Rick was a loving and caring husband and father to his family and would do anything he could for them and friends.
He will lovingly be remembered by his wife, Bonnie Hammonds Riggenbach of Bayou Vista; father and mother, Robert and Sharon Riggenbach of West Virginia; three daughters, Mary Riggenbach Thompson and husband, Leif Thompson, of Morgan City, Alesha Baldrige Chamberlain and husband, Daniel Chamberlain, of Fairbanks, Alaska, and Andrea Baldrige of Dayton, Ohio; one son, William Riggenbach of Bayou Vista; two grandchildren, Laura Chamberlain and David Chamberlain; one brother, Robert Riggenbach and wife, Wendy, of West Virginia; and three sisters, Terry Lewis, Ann Alwine and Michelle Harrison.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert Earl Riggenbach and Elizabeth Riggenbach.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Twin City Funeral Home from 3 to 10 p.m. and will resume on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at The Crossing Place in Franklin starting at 10 a.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. He will be laid to rest with full honors in the Morgan City Cemetery.