Victor F. Riddle, 83, of Montrose, IA died Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL.
He was born August 2, 1934 in Galland, IA the son of Alec and Elizabeth Weber Riddle. He was united in marriage to Edna Azinger in 1955, she preceded him in death in 1968. He then married Donna Teller on November 7, 1969 in Quincy, IL. She survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Pam Daggs (Matt) of LaGrange, MO and Patty Jackson of Ft. Madison, IA, two sons, Mike Jackson of Montrose, IA and Nick Jackson of Davenport, IA, five grandchildren, Channon Daggs, Ryan Daggs, Jeremy Harris, Dylan Burke and Carlie Jackson and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Paula Riddle Burke, his first wife, Edna Azinger, two grandchildren, Tony Jackson and Nicole Jackson, four sisters, Ruth Johnson, Joyce Varner, Bernice Smith and Edith Schmoellinger and two brothers, Floyd Riddle and Rolland Riddle.
He had been employed by Hubinger’s/ Roquette in Keokuk for forty years, until his retirement in 1996.
Victor loved visiting with friends and neighbors. He drove around town in his golf cart with his dogs and was eager to stop lend a helping hand wherever he could. He liked to cook breakfast for his family to enjoy and loved to spend time outdoors mowing his yard. Victor was an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan and also NASCAR fan. He especially liked Dale Earnhardt and Dale Jr.
A Gathering of Remembrance for family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m., Tuesday at the Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA.
Memorials may be made to the PAWS Animal Shelter in Ft. Madison, IA.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.com.