Waymon O. Giggey Jr. (1930 - 2017)

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Waymon O. Giggey, Jr.
1930 - 2017
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Waymon O. Giggey, Jr., 87, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at home surrounded by family. Waymon was born and raised in Maine and later moved to Quincy, Mass. where he and Mary raised their family.
He served in the US Marines from 1952 until 1953 and served in the Reserves until 1960. After returning from the service, Waymon began his career as an auto mechanic.
He was a member of the Houghs Neck Congregational Church where he served as a Deacon, Cubmaster, Webelos Leader and a committee member for both Pack and Troop 6. Waymon received the Pop Josselyn Award for all his years of service with the Scouts. He was an avid golfer after learning the game at age 65.
Waymon was preceded in death by his parents, Waymon and Eunice Giggey; sisters Shirley May, Lorraine Rachel, Charlotte Louise and Eleanor May and brother Delmar Joseph. Survivors include wife of 66 years, Mary Elizabeth Chase Giggey; daughter Sheena Curley and husband William, sons John and wife Susan, Stephen and wife Antonette, and Joseph and wife Jennifer Giggey; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be held at a later date at the Houghs Neck Congregational Church, 310 Manet Ave. Quincy, MA 02169. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com

Memorials may be made to:
Houghs Neck
Congregational Church



Published in Central Maine on Dec. 3, 2017
Waymon Octave Giggey Jr.
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