Marie (Jones) Higgins, of Weymouth, died at home Aug. 22, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Marie will be remembered for her warm, loving spirit and generous heart. She was the daughter of the late Oscar and Lucy Jones; wife of the late Robert P. Higgins; loving mother of Patricia A. Gagnon and husband Kenny of Westborough, Thomas M. Higgins and wife Anne McGregor of Va., Mary Lou Silverman and spouse Paula Melanson of Bedford, Helen M. Pong and husband Henry of Fla., Robert P. Higgins Jr. and wife Linda of Weymouth, Kathleen Smith and husband Al of Braintree, Edward P. Higgins and wife Irma of Vt., Joanne Cole and husband Bob of Weymouth, and Nancy OShaughnessy and husband Jack of Norwell; sister of Jackie Adams of Highlands, Texas, and the late Ruby Lee Dunks, Suel, James, Marvin, Gaston, and Gerald Jones; sister-in-law of Richard Higgins if Weymouth. Also survived by 25 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours were held Sunday, Aug. 25, 2-6 p.m. in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home, at 3 Charles Street (corner of Charles and Middle Street), East Weymouth. A funeral Mass was held Monday in Immaculate Conception Church, Weymouth, at 10:30 a.m. Burial in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Weymouth. To honor Maries legacy of welcoming and feeding others, donations may be made to the Weymouth Food Pantry, P.O. Box 890009, Weymouth, MA 02189. See www.Keohane.com
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