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Arthur F. Higgins “Chub”

November 22, 2020

Visitation: WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017: 4-7 pm at The Dietrich Funeral Homes, Inc., 2480 Kensington Ave., Amherst.
Service: THURSDAY, July 6, 2017: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 am at Christ the King Church, Snyder. HIGGINS – Arthur F. “Chub”
June 29, 2017,
beloved son of the late
Frank and Ida
(Leverenz) Higgins;
loving brother of Lois
(late Joseph) Niland;
Margaret and Eileen
Higgins, and the late Jean Higgins,
Patrick (Gloria) Higgins, Carol (James)
Kautz and Ruth Higgins; also survived
by many nieces, nephews and greatnieces
and nephews. Family and
friends may call Wednesday 4-7 PM
INC., 2480 Kensington Ave., Amherst.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated on Thursday at 9:30 AM at
Christ the King Church, 30 Lamarck
Dr., Snyder. Please assemble at
church. Flowers gratefully declined,
memorials made to Hospice Buffalo
Inc. Chub served in the United States
Marine Corps as a Corporal from
August 11, 1944 until July 13, 1946.
He saw action in the Pacific Theater
and participated in action against the
enemy at Iwo Jima from February 19
to March 27, 1945. He was awarded
the Honorable
Service Lapel and
Presidential Unit Citation. He was a
member of Amherst VFW Post 49.
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