Cecilia Olivia Rigley, 77, native Hawaiian who embodied the Aloha spirit

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Cecilia Olivia Rigley
Cecilia Olivia Rigley

Cecilia Olivia Rigley, 77, was called home to the Lord the evening of Nov. 24, 2016.

Mrs. Rigley was preceded in death by her parents, Manuel Costa Lopez and Helen Josephine Kumuhone; brother, Simeon Kumuhone; and daughter, Ruth Naomi Temple.

Mrs. Rigley was a native Hawaiian and embodied the Aloha spirit. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, March 31, 1939. She traveled the United States after leaving the islands, where she met her husband of 47 years, Samuel David Rigley. She resided in Virginia after meeting her husband and had been a resident for almost five decades.

Mrs. Rigley was retired and spent her times with family and friends; she was an avid bingo player and enjoyed cooking her recipes. Mrs. Rigley was called home to the Lord with family surrounding her, per her wishes.

Mrs. Rigley is survived by an extensive amount of family: her husband, Dave, and their daughter, Samantha Canaday, and her husband, Daniel Canaday; son, Randall Banks; 10 grandchildren, Dolores Richardson, Christina Ward, Dannie, Anthony, Casey, and Dusty Wyatt, Danielle Tyree, Ryker Banks, Jordan and Alexis Canaday; eight great-grandchildren, Heidi, John, Dylan, Danton, O’Rien, Trace, Kaison and Jake; four great-great-grandchildren, Anthony, Bryanna, John-Austin and Andrew; and an abundant amount of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services for Mrs. Rigley will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2,  at the Bucktrout Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Williamsburg Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday prior to the service.

Please visit www.bucktroutfuneralhome.net to share memories and condolences.