Rose M. Higuera

Rose M. Higuera, 89, of Manchester, the wife of the late Victor Higuera, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, surrounded by her family at her home.

Born in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late Raphaele and Felicia (Cassasanta) Dellorso. She is survived by her son, Richard A. Higuera of Manchester; and was preceded in death by her son, Robert G. Higuera. She is also survived by her granddaughters, Robyn Higuera Moses of Hebron, and Kristen Higuera Masucci, and her husband, Corey, of Meriden; and her great-grandchildren, Sarah, Logan, and Gavin Moses, and Mia Sage Masucci; her sister, Anna Towler of Manchester; Manuel A. Vega, who has been a part of the family since moving from Spain at the age of 16, and his wife, Maritza, and their daughter, Laurie Vega Boulay; and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may call at the John F. Tierney Funeral Home, 219 W. Center St., Manchester, on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Funeral service will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to the , P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.

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Funeral Home

John F. Tierney Funeral Home
219 West Center Street Manchester, CT 06040-4857
(860) 643-1222

Published in Journal Inquirer from Nov. 15 to Nov. 19, 2012