Michael William Wrigg (Mike)
Nov. 13, 1948 – June 6, 2019
Mike, age 70, died on Thursday June 6th, from advanced Pancreatic Cancer.
Mike was born in Glendive to John and Betty Rutherford Wrigg. He received all of his education in the Glendive Elementary Schools and Dawson County High School from which he graduated in 1967. He then attended one year of Dawson Community College and subsequently was drafted into the U.S. Army where was deployed to Thailand and was honorably discharged in August 1970.
Mike then moved to Billings to pursue additional education, but instead went into business with his brother Charles at Wrigg’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Store. After which he went to work doing insurance investigation work and was transferred to Helena around 1979. After the investigation company moved their operations, he remained in Helena and worked for Tabbert Construction for 31 years as their Construction Superintendent up until the time of his death,
Mike was preceded in death by his parents John and Betty (Rutherford) Wrigg and is survived by brothers Rusty and wife Jan Sensibaugh of Helena, Charles and wife Genia of Great Falls, Carlin and wife Helen of Laurel, sister Patricia Keller and husband Jim of Denver. Also surviving are children Andrew Crider, Brenden Crider-Wrigg and Kelci Crider of Clarksville, TN, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
He will be laid to rest in the Montana State Veterans Cemetery at 2:00 pm, Friday, July 19th, with full military honors.