November 6, 1935

April 27, 2019


Mrs. Dorothy I. Higgins of Spaniard’s Bay passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, April 27, 2019.  Mrs. Higgins was 83 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Husband: Albert James Higgins

Children: Gary (Heather) Higgins, Gertrude (Randy) Hardy, Glenda –dec.& Garfield (Jean) Higgins

Grandchildren: Gina (Stephen), Ian (Stephanie), Laura (Blake), Christopher (Sara), James (Allison), Myung-Sung (Jenny) & Ryan (Lindsey)

Great Grandchildren: Daniel, Aaron, Andrew-dec, Lucas, Robin, Liam, Aalyiah, Aurora, Tyler, Daniel, Jacob, Alexis, Nathan, Rachel & Amelia

Siblings: Duncan (Phoebe)-dec., Garfield (Jackie)-dec., Louise-dec., Gordon (Effie), Ron-dec. (Rosalind) & Betty (Herman)

Parents: Ronald & Alice (Smith) Menchions-dec.


And a circle of other relatives & friends


The Funeral Service will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 from Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard’s Bay, Interment will follow at Greenhead Anglican Cemetery, Spaniard’s Bay.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, L.T. Stick Drive, Bay Roberts on Monday: 10 A.M.-9 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in her loving memory to Daffodil Place.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts at 786-2323.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.     


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The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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