Dolly (Skelton) HigginsNovember 9, 1921 ~ November 25, 2019 (age 98)
Mrs. Dolly Higgins of Melita passed away at the Melita Personal Care Home on Monday, November 25, 2019 at the age of 98.
Dolly is survived by her seven children: Vic (Bev), Myrna Bodin, Don (Sam), Lorna (Jim) Trimble, Pamela Gardiner, Val Gibson (Ralph Tweed), and Wayne (Sandy); twenty-two grandchildren; forty-three great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister, Marilyn Montgomery.
She was predeceased by her husband, Victor Higgins (d. 1998) and all of his siblings; parents, Francis and Rosella (Robertson) Skelton; four brothers; one sister; two sons-in-law, Terry Gardiner and Ron Bodin; granddaughter, Angela Gibson.
The funeral service was held at Victoria United Church, Melita, MB. on Monday, December 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Chris Davis officiating. The interment followed at the Melita Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Dolly may be directed to the Melita Personal Care Home Palliative Care Fund, Box 459, Melita, MB. R0M 1L0.