Victoria Ridgway, age 82, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Community Health Professionals Impatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio. Victoria had worked at several area companies, including Knox Cleaners, Bryan Canning Company, and Bryan Nursing Care Center. But mainly, she was a homemaker, mom and Nana. Her family will cherish the memory of her baking, especially pies and Christmas cookies.
Victoria was born on October 30, 1938, in San Antonio, Texas, the daughter of Felix and Petra (Hernandez) Juarez. She married True Paul Ridgway in Bryan on October 20, 1956, and he preceded her in death on November 20, 2013. Victoria is survived by her children, Barbara Ridgway, of Bryan, Jeff (Gina) Ridgway, of Bryan, Rebecca (Bob) Snow, of Wauseon, and Victor (Mary) Juarez, of Edgerton and grandsons, Zach (Savannah) Ridgway, Dustin Snow, Dexter Ridgway and Drew Ridgway. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters and three brothers.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, private graveside funeral services for Victoria will be held at Fountain Grove Cemetery with Pastor Michael Wengerd officiating. Krill Funeral Home, 860 West Mulberry Street, Bryan, has been entrusted with her arrangements.
Memorial gifts to honor Victoria Ridgway may be given to Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice.