ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 

























 
Mike Wiggins, Cumberland County, KY (1959-2014)

Mike was an Eastern Kentucky University graduate and had previously been a chef and owner of Lenore’s Restaurant in Burkesville, KY. His favorite professional endeavor was being a paramedic, and was also a volunteer for Hospice of the Bluegrass. He loved spending time at the family cabin at Elk Lake and was most proud of his daughters playing softball and being able to think for themselves. He was a native of Kenton County, KY, the son of the late Ernst Theodore and Mary Elizabeth O’Linger Wiggins. His wife, Becky Grider Wiggins, survives. He leaves two direct living descendants.

Mike Wiggins, 55, of Lexington, Kentucky died Monday, September 22, 2014 at his residence.

Visitation will be held 3pm-6pmCT/4pm-5pmET, Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, 3421 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington, KY, in Lexington, KY. An additional visitation will be held 11am-1pmCT, Friday, September 26, 2014, at Ballou and Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, KY 42717 with the funeral service following at 1pmCT, Friday, September 25, 2014. Burial will follow in the Burkesville Cemetery.


Mike Wiggins, Cumberland County, KY (1959-2014)

Born Monday, March 23, 1959 in Ft. Mitchell, Kenton County, KY, he was the son of the late Ernst Theodore and Mary Elizabeth O’Linger Wiggins. He died Monday, September 22, 2014 in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 55 years, five months, and 30 days.

Mike was an Eastern Kentucky University graduate and had previously been a chef and owner of Lenore’s Restaurant in Burkesville, KY. His favorite professional endeavor was being a paramedic, and was also a volunteer for Hospice of the Bluegrass. He loved spending time at the family cabin at Elk Lake and was most proud of his daughters playing softball and being able to think for themselves. Survivors include his wife, Becky Grider Wiggins of Lexington, KY, and the following:
  • Two daughters: Sarah E. Wiggins and Katharine L. Wiggins both of Lexington, KY

  • One brother: Charles Wiggins of Dry Ridge, KY

  • One aunt: Jane (Richard) Heil of Chicago, Illinois

  • Father-in-law: Jessie Grider (Brenda) of Burkesville, KY Brother-in-law: Jessie Grider, Jr.(Candace) of Burkesville, KY
  • Sisters-in-law: Patty Polston of Burkesville, KY; and Susan Anderson(Larry) of Spencer, IN

  • And a host of cousins and friends
Memorial contributions are suggested the American Heart Association, 15120 Collections Center Dr., Chicago, IL 60693.

Send a condolence to the family of Mike Wiggins

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.


This story was posted on 2014-09-24 16:40:03
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


 

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

 


























 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.