Jessie (Irene) Higginson passed away on July 15th 2021 in her 89th year after a battle with cancer at her favourite place in the world, her cottage. Surrounded by her daughters Barbara, Beverley, Beth and Brenda, her granddaughter Christine, son-n-law Frank and dog Charolette. Predeceased by her beloved husband Charles (Chuck) Higginson and their son Graham. Together again.
She will be lovingly remembered and missed by all her friends and neighbours, her brother Bob, nieces Jenny, Gail and nephew Tom. Absolutely cherished Grandmother to Jessica, Frankie, Charlie, Christine, Scott, Cole, Graham and Matthew.
Mom will always be remembered for her hundreds of recipe’s and her love of cooking and baking. Mom's love of rainbows and cloud covered skies and beautiful sunrises will forever remind us of her. She will eternally be in our hearts.
Thank you to the Lakeridge Health Palliative Care Team and special thanks to Dr. Azi who patiently navigated us through moms journey peacefully and comfortably. We will forever be grateful for having that support during this covid pandemic which allowed Mom to be at her beloved cottage with all her family.
Thank you to the Haliburton Palliative care team, nurses and PSW’s with all their support and compassion in help caring for Mom during this difficult time. A special thank you to Palliative care nurses Erin, and Amber and moms favourite PSW Savannah.
As per her wishes, a private family service will be held after cremation.
Donations to the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation or to the Lakeridge Health Oshawa Cancer Care Foundation.