Rocky Briggs Left Us on Wednesday, Aug 01. May He RIP. He Will Be Missed.

Gigi Briggs Speaks:  Rocky passed on Wed. He was OK. We had yogurt we were watching TV then he vomited. I clean him and he said he loved me then had a heart attack. He went in about 10 minutes no pain and god has him now.

Living in a senior park, I have lots of friends; yesterday 7 people came by; 30 phone calls and someone filled my fridge with food.

My life will be changing; not sure what I will do. Will spend time alone for a while then decide.

Let everyone know at your ends.

I’m really tired; have not slept for a month. While Rocky was sick I was constantly listening for a heart beat.

Took a sleeping pill last night it hasn’t worked yet.
Love,  Gigi.

Stan Speaks: You may like to read:   Rocky into US Nat HOF  and   6 Rocky by Joe Messier ISA HOF    Pic below taken at the time of Rocky’s Induction into the US NSA HOF. 


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5 Responses to Rocky Briggs Left Us on Wednesday, Aug 01. May He RIP. He Will Be Missed.

  1. Earl Ball says:

    Gigi, I’m sorry to hear of Rocky’s passing. You were both great friends to Vivian and I. Sounds like it may have been for the best under the circumstances. You are in our thoughts.

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  2. Michael Zellner says:

    Rocky Briggs was truly a great man. A proud ex boxer who lived life to the fullest. A loving husband, caring family man and most importantly an irreplaceable friend to all who knew him. I am so saddened to hear of his departure to be with our Lord and Gigi you couldn’t have a finer man waiting for you with open arms at the gates of Heaven.
    And I can attest all of the Brazilian Team has a heavy heart today.

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  3. Rocky and Gigi were mentors to Marolyn and I in all our shuffleboard endeavors. His presence will be missed. R.I.P.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. bobm3 says:

    Hello Gigi,
    Sorry to hear about Rocky’s passing. Be strong. You are a great person.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Myrna Bilton says:

    Our deepest condolences to Gigi and family on the passing of Rocky.
    May he Rest In Peace. We keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
    Myrna & Rendall


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