In memory of
Joan Yunker Higgins
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In memory of
Joan Yunker Higgins
Joan Yunker Higgins Active in St. Catherine's Church, Spring Lake; grandmother to 17 Joan Yunker Higgins, 97, of Spring Lake, N.J., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019. Mrs. Higgins was born in Montclair, N.J., to the late Dr. Joseph and Agnes (nee Keavney) Yunker. She was a parishioner of St. Catharine's, Spring Lake, where was one of the Eucharistic minister as well as lector. Mrs. Higgins was predeceased by her beloved husband, Sigfried, in 1997, as well as by her sons, Paul and Peter; her daughter, Mary and her sisters, Agnes Lux and Katherine Kenlan. She is survived by her children, Sigfried Higgins III, Joan Toole, Patricia Dachile, Margaret Poltrictzky and Mary Ellen Lawrence. She was the beloved grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation will take place at O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, N.J., on Monday, Dec. 2 from 4 to 8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 10:30 a.m. followed by interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Montclair, N.J., Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 11:30 a.m. Memorial donations can be made to the Spring Lake First Aid, 309 Washington Ave., Spring Lake, N.J. 07762. To send condolences or to send flowers, visit obrienfuneralhome.com .
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Wall, NJ 07719
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In memory of
Joan Yunker Higgins
Joan Yunker Higgins Active in St. Catherine's Church, Spring Lake; grandmother to 17 Joan Yunker Higgins, 97, of Spring Lake, N.J., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019. Mrs. Higgins was born in Montclair, N.J., to the late Dr. Joseph and Agnes (nee Keavney) Yunker. She was a parishioner of St. Catharine's, Spring Lake, where was one of the Eucharistic minister as well as lector. Mrs. Higgins was predeceased by her beloved husband, Sigfried, in 1997, as well as by her sons, Paul and Peter; her daughter, Mary and her sisters, Agnes Lux and Katherine Kenlan. She is survived by her children, Sigfried Higgins III, Joan Toole, Patricia Dachile, Margaret Poltrictzky and Mary Ellen Lawrence. She was the beloved grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation will take place at O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, N.J., on Monday, Dec. 2 from 4 to 8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 10:30 a.m. followed by interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Montclair, N.J., Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 11:30 a.m. Memorial donations can be made to the Spring Lake First Aid, 309 Washington Ave., Spring Lake, N.J. 07762. To send condolences or to send flowers, visit obrienfuneralhome.com .
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O'Brien Funeral Home
2028 Highway 35 at New Bedford Road
Wall, NJ 07719
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