Obit — Walter J. Higgins |

Obit — Walter J. Higgins

Tahoe Daily Tribune

No services are scheduled for Walter J. Higgins, who died Feb. 7, 2003, at Mountain View Care Center in Carson City, Nev. He was 82.

Mr. Higgins was born Nov. 14, 1920, at Chicago, Ill., to Walter Higgins and Pauline Miner and served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He had been a resident of South Lake Tahoe prior to moving to Carson City in July 2001. He was a candy broker and ran the birthday parties at McDonald’s at the “Y” for several years.

He is survived by his son, Jeff Higgins of Florida; daughters, Bonnie Turner of South Lake Tahoe and Becky Johnson of Santa Barbara, Calif.; sister, Muriel Girard of Chicago; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents and his wife, Betty Higgins.

Arrangements are by Capitol City Cremation and Burial Society, Carson City.