Jeanette Rigby lost her years long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease on Saturday, June 3. With heavy hearts but with our acknowledgement of a beautiful life, we say goodbye but know that she is resting peacefully now. She leaves to cherish her legacy of love and living her devoted husband, Jim, and their children, Dan Rigby (Monika) and Alison Stewart (Aaron) as well as four grandchildren – Adelaide, Axel, Gabriel and Sebastian, her brothers Glynn and Blair Olson and their families, many relatives, friends and former health field colleagues.
A Memorial Service to honour and celebrate Jeanette’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017 at St. Andrew’s United Church, 1A Fieldstone Drive, Spruce Grove, Alberta (780-962-0488). In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta & NWT, High Park Corner, 14925 – 111 Ave., Edmonton, Alberta, T5M2P6 or the charity of one’s choice.