Riffert, Barbara J.

WILMINGTON – Barbara J Riffert (White), of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on October 24, 2019. She was a homemaker for many years and was later employed by the State of Delaware, retiring after 23 years of service.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister, Patricia Krom. She is survived by her children and their spouses Cynthia McMahon (Steve) of Bear, DE; Scott Riffert (Mandie) of Newark, DE. Also left to cherish her memory are her four grandchildren, Samantha McMahon, Matthew McMahon, Danielle Riffert and Diana Riffert; and her sister Elizabeth Sossaman (Daniel).

The family will be holding a private service at the beach at a later date. Barbara loved animals, and grew up with pets her entire life. As such, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent in Barbara’s memory to The Delaware Humane Association.