Robert Higgins

HIGGINS. Robert McDonald, 90, of Toronto, Ohio passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Sienna Woods Nursing Home in Wintersville, Ohio.

Bob was born Nov. 3, 1923, in Steubenville, OH, son of the late Dallas and Anna McDonald Higgins.

Bob was retired from Weirton Steel Corp., where he worked in the diesel shop. Bob loved to play golf. He also served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Edwards.

Surviving is his wife of 65 years, Edith Mae (Young) Higgins, whom he married on July 1, 1949; his two sons, Thomas Higgins of Toronto, OH. and James Higgins of Columbus, OH.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday July 1, 2014 ,from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the J. E. Foster Funeral Home Inc., 701 Findley St., Toronto, OH.

Burial will be held at the convenience of Bob’s family.

Condolences may be offered to the family at: www.jefosterfh.com.