Janet Marie Riggin, 46, Eudora: Feb. 8, 1976 – May 15, 2022 – Osage County Online | Osage County News

Janet Marie Riggin, 46, Eudora: Feb. 8, 1976 – May 15, 2022

EUDORA, Kan. – Janet Marie Riggin, age 46, of Eudora, Kan., passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022, at her home. She was born Feb. 8, 1976, in Emporia, Kan., the daughter of Jode M. Riggin and Rosene L. (Stewart) Riggin.

Janet grew up in the Harveyville, Kan., area and graduated from Mission Valley High School with the class of 1994. She then graduated from Flint Hills Technical College, Emporia, with a degree in Graphic Arts.

Janet was a manager for Universal Engraving, Lenexa, Kan., working there since 2004. She loved her job and how she was able to utilize her artistic abilities within her profession.

She was a member of the Barn Hunting Association, and loved taking her dog, Blue, on many barn hunts, winning awards often. She also had served as a volunteer firefighter and first responder for Baldwin City, Kan.

Janet was an incredible artist and it came out in everything she created. She made cakes and cupcakes for many of the neighborhood children and of course her relatives for many years. She loved to make baby clothes, and sold several of her piece over the years. She loved to woodwork and sew. Janet had an adventurous side also, and her kayaking trips helped to quench her adventurous side of life. She took many kayaking trips and loved her friends that went with her.

Janet is survived by her son, Devin Lewis, Lawrence; mother, Rosene Riggin, Burlingame; sister, Bonnie Buss, Pawhuska, Okla.; brother, Warren Riggin, Burlingame; and two nephews, Wesley Behner and Joshua Harvey.

She was preceded in death by her father, Jode Riggin.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 27, at Burlingame Federated Church, Burlingame. Interment will follow in Wilmington Cemetery, Harveyville. The family will greet friends for a visitation 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at Lamb-Roberts-Price Funeral Home, 503 S. Topeka Ave., Burlingame.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Douglas County Humane Society and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts-Price Funeral Home, PO Box 194, Burlingame, KS 66413. Condolences can be left at www.lamb-roberts.com.

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