Service:Graveside at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, March 26, at the Temple Shalom Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.

Wayne B. Rigie

December 30, 1952 ~ March 22, 2014


Wayne B. Rigie, 61, of Norwalk, passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Norwalk Hospital.

Born in New York City on December 30, 1952, he was the son of Bernard and Phyllis Rigie of Norwalk.

Wayne was a graduate of the University of Connecticut and received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science. He was a Corporate Credit Manager for Cartus, in Danbury, for over twenty five years. Wayne was an avid sports fan who loved the New York Mets and Giants. He enjoyed wine tasting and a good steak. He was a self-proclaimed meteorologist who always knew the weather. Amongst his family and friends, Wayne was well known for his sense of humor, witty comments, and practical advice. Wayne loved and was deeply loved by his family and will be greatly missed.

In addition to his parents, Wayne is survived by a brother, Roy Rigie and his wife Charlene of Hillsborough, New Jersey; a sister, Lori Richman and her husband Jay of Wilton; four nephews, Eric and David Rigie of Hillsborough, New Jersey, and Adam and Bryan Richman of Wilton. He also leaves behind his uncle, Rubin Rigie and his wife Barbara of Boynton Beach, Florida.

Graveside services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, March 26, at the Temple Shalom Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.

The Richman family will receive friends and family at their home from 7:00 to 9:00 PM on Wednesday evening.

  1. I am very sorry to hear of Wayne’s passing. From my time at Cartus, I remember his charming demeanor that made him such a pleasure to work with and be around. Thoughts of comfort to his family.

    March 24, 2014
    Jordan Webber -
  • My condolences to the family. He will be missed.

    March 24, 2014
    Anat Schneider -
  • Wayne is a wonderful, gentle soul that will be greatly missed and always remembered. Please accept my sincerest condolences. May your faith, and the love of family and friends provide you with comfort during this very difficult time.

    March 24, 2014
    Paula Mulhern -
  • We will truly miss Wayne at Cartus. Always knew I could count on him for all things credit-related. Great man and my sympathies are extended to his family.

    March 24, 2014
    Jan Raymond -
  • I worked for Wayne for many years and will remember him as a kind and considerate man with a razor sharp mind who was always willing to help others no matter the inconvenience to himself. He was a true gentleman. He spoke often of his nephews and was proud of their accomplishments. I’m deeply saddened at his passing. My thoughts and my prayers are with his family.

    March 24, 2014
    Jim Brocker -
  • Rigie Family, I am so sorry to here of Wayne’s passing. My memories of him are of a great son, bother to Roy and Lori. God Bless.

    April 19, 2014
    Steve Vavrek -
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