Reverend Elmer Glen "Buzz" Riggleman, 92, of the Kanes Creek Community, passed away Sunday, November 21, 2021, at the Madison Center in Morgantown.
Elmer was born in near Reedsville, on June 9th, 1929, a son of the late Reverend Martin "Pop" Riggleman and Bessie (Dalton) Riggleman.
He was the pastor of the Kingwood Pentecostal Church for over 40 years. He enjoyed preaching the gospel, attending church and welcomed all to attend his small church in Kingwood. He was always known as Brother Glen, but to his grandchildren and great grandchildren, he will always remembered as "Pappy".
Elmer is survived by his children, Danny Riggleman and Joanie of Morgantown, Kimberly Dunaway of Reedsville and Monzelia Hardesty and Lee of Columbus, OH.; four grandchildren, Chris Riggleman and Beth, Rodney and Kevin Dunaway and Jackson Hardesty; four great grandsons, Chris Jr., Tyler and Seth Riggleman and Hunter Legeer; a great granddaughter, Dessalynn Dunaway; two sisters, Colleen Moran of Bruceton Mills and Deborah Murray and Jerry of Morgantown, a brother, Carroll Rex Riggleman and Joy of Midwest City, OK and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Inez (Falkenstine) Riggleman; a son, Bryan Glenn Riggleman; a daughter in-law, Mary Riggleman and brother in-law, Bruce Moran.
Friends and family may call at the Field Funeral Home in Masontown on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, from 4-8 pm. Funeral services will be held 1 pm, Friday, November 26, 2021, at the Field Funeral Home with Pastor Elmer Nicholson officiating. Interment will follow in the Sugar Valley Cemetery in Valley Point, WV. Military rites will be conducted by the Preston County Honor Guard and the WVANG Honor Guard.
Condolences may be extended online to the family at www.fieldfuneralhome.com.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Elmer
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Field Funeral Home