Sue Austin Wiggins 1937-2019

Sue Austin Wiggins, age 82, of Leesburg, VA, passed away September 25, 2019.

She was born in Washington, DC, to the late W. Ted Austin and Sue Swofford Austin in 1937. Mrs. Wiggins graduated from Falls Church High School in 1955 and attend-ed Greensboro College as a music ma-jor. She was proud to have worked as a secretary for 25 years in various Federal agencies including the Pentagon, the U. S. Geological Survey, and the Federal Aviation Administration.

Mrs. Wiggins was happily married to the late William W. Wiggins for 52 years, and they resided together in Leesburg from 1967 to the time of his death in 2011. She was a long-time active member of the Leesburg United Methodist Church. She will be fondly remembered by family and friends for her loving spirit and tireless energy. Her passions included crafts, entertaining, antiques and politics.

Mrs. Wiggins is survived by herthree children: William W. (Teresa) Wig-gins Jr. of Harpers Ferry, WV; Susan W. Schneck of Pittsburgh, PA; and Mary C. Wiggins of Reston, VA; a brother, William T. (Catherine) Austin of Falls Church, VA; and four grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2 p.m. at the Leesburg United Methodist Church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Heart Associa-tion.

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