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Obituaries: Higgins

Carol J. Higgins, 77, of Casper died June 6, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Carol was born November 27, 1942 in Casper, Wyoming, the firstborn of William and Jean (Garberg) Anderson. She attended Casper schools and graduated from Natrona County High School. Carol married Frank Higgins on July 15, 1961 in Casper.

Her main occupation was being a homemaker for her husband and daughters. After the girls were grown, she and her husband became fulltime RVers and enoyed winters in Arizona and summers in Casper.

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Carol’s passion was quilting and she created beautiful quilts for every member of her family. She will be remembered for her ever-present smile, her contagious laughter, and her warm heart.

Carol is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Frank Higgins; daughters, Theresa (Don) Conger, Nancy (Jake) Care, and Susy (Doug) Urban; grandchildren, Tyler (Keli_ Patik, Rachel (Jay) Miller, Jordan Patik, Sara Urban, Sonia Urban, Becky (Shane) Rosty, and Hannah (Andrew) Samuelson; great-grandchildren Ezra, Selah, Liam, Titus, Evi, Mya, and Gideon. She is also survived by her mother, Jean Anderson; sisters, Cherie Hilderbrand and Phyllis (John) Farquhar; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father, William Anderson, and brother, David Anderson.

A private memorial service has been held.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Angel Cancer Care program at Rocky Mountain Oncology. Carol battled multiple myeloma for ten years and received excellent care and support from Dr. Rosen and the staff at Rocky Mountain Oncology.


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