Higgins, Marie (Nee Peifer) Passed away Monday, December 12, 2011, at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Daniel P. Higgins. Dearest mother of Mary E. (Michael) Zinner. Loving grandmother of M. Jennifer (Skeeter) Siekert. Sister of Eleanor (George) Grudnowski. Preceded in death by sisters Geraldine (William) O'Keefe, Theresa (Edward) Schopa and brother Oliver Peifer. Sister-in-law of the late Margaret (Zika) Zizanovich, Elizabeth, Thomas and John Higgins. Further survived by other relatives and friends. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Gesu Catholic Church, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave., Friday at 11 AM with visitation at the Church from 10 AM until the time of Mass. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Marie was an active member of Gesu for over 60 years. In lieu of flowers, if desired, memorials to Gesu Meal Program are suggested.