Alice V. Higgins
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Alice V. Higgins, age 80, of Norwalk, died on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Norwalk Hospital. Born in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of Alfred and Catherine (Coyle) Haywood.
An active member of St. Matthew R.C. Church, she completed the ministry training program, served as Eucharistic Minister and religious educator, and volunteered for the church's Christmas Fair. She especially enjoyed spending time with her cherished grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Alice is survived by her 6 children Denise Pote and her husband Tom of Norwalk, Charles Higgins and his wife Maria of Tolland, Kathleen Krenicki and her husband Dan of Norwalk, Edward Higgins and his wife Terry of Eldersberg, MD, Alice DiPisa and her husband Chris of New Fairfield and Daniel Higgins and his husband Alan Boardman of Danbur; 14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren as well as 3 siblings Alfred (Charlotte) Haywood, Robert (Madeline) Haywood and Catherine (James) Sullivan and many other loving relatives.
Alice's family would like to express special thanks to Marie Brown and all of the care givers at Waveny Care Center in New Canaan.
Her family will receive friends on Sunday from 4 to 7 pm at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave., Norwalk. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11am on Tuesday, January 22 at St. Matthew Church, 216 Scribner Ave., Norwalk. Burial will be held privately.
Memorial donations may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Assoc. Inc., 912 Killian Hill Rd. SW, Liburn, GA 30047 (www.lbda.org).
For directions or online guestbook, please go to
Magner Funeral Home Inc.
12 Mott Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
Published in The Hour on Jan. 19, 2013