Lewiston Morning Tribune|
Fri., May 21, 1948
Frank C. Tigges, 77, Area Pioneer, Passes
Frank C. Tigges, 77, 317 24th St., north Lewiston, was taken by death at St. Joseph's hospital yesterday at 5:45 p.m.
He was born at Marathon, Wis., Nov. 23, 1870, and moved to Ford, Wash., in 1906. After residing at Ford, in 1918 he moved to Worley where he worked as a logger and farmer until moving to Lewiston in 1927. He operated a service station at north Lewiston and sold lumber products. He was a communicant of the Catholic church.
Survivors include his wife, Rose Ann; a son, L. V. Tigges, Clarkston; three daughters, Mrs. Juanita Baldwin, Ford; Mrs. Florence Kirk, Spokane; Bernice Tigges, Seattle; nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Rosary services will be conducted at Vassar-Rawls chapel this evening at 8. Funeral services will be held from Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic church tomorrow at 9 a.m. Burial will be at Normal Hill cemetery.