Isabelle F. Wiggin

02/28/2012 3:46 PM |

Isabelle F. Wiggin of East Marion died Feb. 27 at her home. She was 78.

She was born July 13, 1933, in Belfast, Maine, to Irving and Isabelle (Clossen) Hills. Raised and educated in Maine, she married Merlon Elmer Wiggin on June 14, 1951, and they made their home there and in Presque Isle until moving to East Marion in 1960.

She had been a secretary for Wm. J. Mills & Co. in Greenport and for The Suffolk Times. Most recently, she had been a secretary for her husband at Peconic Associates.

In her free time she enjoyed music, playing the piano and crocheting, family members said.

Predeceased by her husband in 2008, Ms. Wiggin is survived by her sons, Gene, of Maine, Michael, of Riverhead, and Donald, of East Marion; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

Services will be held Saturday, March 10, at 1 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Riverhead.
Donations may be made to East End Hospice, P.O. Box 1048, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978.

Arrangements were handled by DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold.