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Ivan Riggeal

Ivan Z. Riggeal, 89, of Gettysburg, PA left this earth to go home to be with his wife, Coralea, on her birthday, October 8, 2020 at Genesis Gettysburg Center. He was born in Orrtanna to the late Wilbert A. Riggeal and Jennie V. (Creager) Sherman on April 25, 1931.

Ivan and his wife, Coralea, owned and operated many restaurants in the Gettysburg area. He also operated a car dealership and several gas stations. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, stationed in Salt Lake City, Utah, and a member of the National Guard. His favorite pastime was attending flee markets and yard sales.

Ivan is survived by his children, Vickie V. Gastley  (Mike) of Fairfield, Jeffrey G. Riggeal (Susan) of Winter Haven, Florida and Brian K. Slaybaugh (Carolyn) of Orrtanna; 13 grandchildren, Jerrica Ott (Jeremiah), Josh Gastley (April), Brooks, Autumn, Brian, Kyle, Shane, Stephanie (Emerson), Brent and fiancé Allie, Zach (Shannon), Preston and Jordan; and 19 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Coralea (Overholtzer); sons, Ronnie Riggeal, Douglas Slaybaugh and sister, Emma Jane Richens.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Adams County SPCA, 11 Goldenville Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325.


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I am ready to go home also. ---Wimpy


wimpy Mar 23 2022 9:58 PM

So sorry for your loss. Vickie, you packed us out for our move to Florida last October. Didn't realize who you were at that time without your maiden name. We and our siblings rode the same school bus as kids. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Paul and Jayne Settle (Formerly: Bendersville PA

Paul Settle Oct 24 2020 12:00 AM

He was a good man and funny.  He will be missed and not forgotten.  So sorry to the family for your loss.

Jen Oct 15 2020 12:00 AM

Vickie, I was saddened to learn of your father's passing. My sincerest condolence to you and your family.My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sorrowful and difficult time. You gave much love and careto your dad during his  years of illness. May God wrap his arms around you and give you strength. Forever friend, Meridian, Idaho.

Barb Seiferd Oct 13 2020 12:00 AM