T.J.  Ridgway


T.J. Ridgway, 56, of Weir, Kan., died 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at his home following a short illness.
T.J. was born March 30, 1962, in Oswego, Kan., the son of John and Dixie (Armstrong) Bohn. T.J. was a lifelong resident of the area and graduated from Pittsburg State University earning a degree in Business Administration. He also was a veteran of the United States Air Force serving from 1979-1982.
T.J. was married to Debra Witt on June 18, 1989, in Pittsburg, Kan. She survives at the home.
T.J. worked for himself in the rental property business. He was a member of the Church of God in Christ Church, in Pittsburg, Kan.; a member of the Girard American Legion; active Harley Davidson Motorcycle Rider; and PSU alumni.
Survivors include his wife, Debra Witt, of Weir; children, Axel Bohn-Witt, of Weir, Ashley Bohn-Witt, of Pittsburg, and Megan Theis ,of Pittsburg; stepdaughter, Heather Witt-McGinn and husband, Chad, of Joplin, Mo.; mother, Dixie Armstong Heflin, of Pittsburg; siblings, Tommy Ridgway, of Pittsburg, Teresa McClure, of Pittsburg, Tammy Bohn and husband, David Drake, of Arcadia, Kan.; grandchildren, Kendall, Abigail, Annabelle, Kodi and Kinsey; and many other close friends, nieces and nephews. T.J. was preceded in death by his son, Jason Bohn Witt, and his father.
Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Monday, May 7, at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, with Pastor Walter Simpson officiating. Private burial will be at a later date. Friends may call the funeral home after 2 p.m. Monday.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask expressions of sympathy to be in the form of memorials to the Bikers' Against Child Abuse. Friends may drop off, or mail, memorials to the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, 522 South. Broadway, Pittsburg, KS.
Condolences may be left at www.bathnaylor.com.
Arrangements and services are under the direction of Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, Pittsburg.
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Published on May 5, 2018
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