WINTERPORT – Susan P. Higgins, 66, wife of Randolph B. Higgins Sr., passed away Oct. 17, 2012, at home after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born April 28, 1946, in Bangor, the oldest daughter of Lance D. and Lorraine (Borshel) Morrison.
Susan lived in Winterport many years. She was devoted to her husband and family, and worked at home as a homemaker and as the bookkeeper for the family business for 38 years.
Susan is survived by her beloved husband of 50 years, Randy Higgins Sr. of Winterport; daughter, Kelly Lorraine Thibodeau and her husband, Bernie, of Winterport; her son, Randolph Bartlett Higgins Jr. of Winterport; sister, Carol Lee Morrison of Portland; grandson, William A. Oxley III and Brittany Ann Pushard and great-granddaughter, Grace Ann Oxley, of Chelsea; aunts, Ona Morrison of Portland and Edna Owen of California; uncle, Cleveland Morrison of Waterville; nieces, nephews, and many loving and close friends.
Family and friends may visit 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden where a funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22. Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Winterport. Memorial gifts in Susan’s memory may be made to the Susan P. Higgins Memorial Fund, care of St. Joseph Healthcare, 360 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401 or CancerCare of Maine, care of EMHS Foundation, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through www.hampdengilpatrick.com.