HIGGS, Janet Elizabeth, of Belleville, passed away suddenly at her residence on Friday, July 6th, 2012, in her 62nd year. Daughter of the late John and Jean (nee Morgan) Kerr. Beloved wife and best friend for nearly forty years of James (Jim) Higgs. Dear mother of Joanna (Andrew) Park, ofPeterborough, and Jennifer (Brad) Ford, ofBelleville. Dear grandmother of Aaron and Mitchell Park, and Nathan and Ella Ford. Dear Sister of Jim Kerr and Jerry (Pat) Kerr, both ofOttawa, and John Kerr, ofKelowna, B.C. Janet will also be sadly missed by several nieces and nephews, and by many friends and co-workers.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel,30 Moira Street West,Belleville. (613-968-2273). Cremation has already taken place, according to Janet’s wishes. The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 10, 2012, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A private family service will be held on Wednesday, July 11, 2012.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate Memorial Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation.