BIGGIE - Carmelita Rose Age 88, of Albuquerque, NM, June 5, 2014. Cam was born July 27, 1925 in Toledo, OH. She graduated from Kenmore High School and the University of Michigan with a B.S. in 1946 and M.S. in 1948. For 35 years, she ran the Daylesford Abbey Art Show. She also started the art shows at The Rosemont School of the Holy Child, Academy of Notre Dame in Villanova, and The Philadelphia Country Club. Cam was Chairman of the Board at The Rosemont School of the Holy Child and Academy of Notre Dame in Villanova. She served on numerous development boards and committees over the last 50 years including The Philadelphia Chapter of The University of Michigan Alumni and Archmere Academy in Delaware. A board member of The Helen F. Whitaker Fund, she established endowment grants for both The Curtis Institute of Music Conducting Program and The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society. She was a Speech Pathologist who worked at The Timothy School in Bryn Mawr from 1965-1973. She is survived by her children, Carmelita (Stephen) Nussbaum, Mark (Barbara), Amelia (David) Foltz, Amanda (Richard) Langford and Sara (John) Fanning; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Biggie. A Memorial Service will be held at The Daylesford Abbey, an Associate Member of the Norbertine Order, in Paoli, PA on Saturday, June 28 at 12:45 PM. Donations in Cam's memory may be made to The Daylesford Abbey, 220 South Valley Rd., Paoli 19301 or Mercy Hospice, 334 South 13th St., Philadelphia, PA 19107. Please visit our online guestbook for Cam at www.French Funerals.com. FRENCH-UNIVERSITY, 1111 University Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, 505-843-6333.
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Published in the Buffalo News on June 15, 2014