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Obituary for William T. Wiggins, Jr.

William T. Wiggins Jr.
Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved father and grandfather passed away Thursday, October 19, 2023 at his home with his family at his side. Age 94 years. Son of the William Thomas and Elizabeth (Purcell) Wiggins Sr., William was born August 22, 1929, in Richmond, Virginia. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He married Mary Dey McMath, his loving wife of 58 years, on September 12, 1964. She predeceased him April 16, 2023. William was an Industrial Engineer at General Motors for 34 years, retiring in 1987. Bill and Mary were avid sailors and skiers, sailing throughout the Great Lakes and Caribbean, and skiing in Michigan and Colorado. They spent their retired years traveling abroad, wintering in Florida and visiting family and friends throughout the United States.

Surviving to cherish his memory are two sons, Kevin and Denise Wiggins, Collegeville, Pennsylvania; Douglas Wiggins, Saginaw; a daughter-in-law, Susan Wiggins, Albuquerque, New Mexico; six grandchildren, Emma, Lilly, Liam, Benjamin, Thomas and Gregory. William was preceded in death by a son, Robert Wiggins.

Honoring Mr. Wiggins’ wishes, cremation has taken place. A private memorial service will take place. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family. Please share memories and condolences with the family at