Aaron Opie Riddle, Jr.
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Loved Husband, Father,
Grandfather and Great Grandfather
January 31, 1928 - April 5, 2020
Age 92, of Tucson, Arizona and San Diego, California, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 53 years, Georgia Lawson Riddle; Two Great Grandchildren, Jacob and Robin; Brother, Robert Riddle, and Sister, Elsie Seagle; Parents, Aaron Opie and Floye Riddle of Marion, Illinois.
Aaron is survived by three children, Marsha Crumlish of San Diego, CA, Scott Riddle of Minneapolis, MN, and Brenda Riddle of Oro Valley, AZ; five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. He passionately loved and served his family.
Aaron proudly served his country in the United States Navy at the end of WWII and during the Korean War.
Aaron retired as a National Marketing Director for AT&T in 1980, after retirement he worked as a Senior Officer for Motel 6, was a Communications Consultant, Sold Real Estate, and was a Regional Director for Food for the Hungry.
A Celebration of Aaron’s life will take place at Canyon del Oro Baptist Church, Oro Valley, AZ later this summer.
Memorials preferred to:
Canyon del Oro Baptist Church
9200 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704
Aaron loved his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and now worships Him face to face. He would want all to have that same assurance of spending eternity with the Lord.
“Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life.” (John 5:24 ESV)