Higgins, Gerald Kendall – Age 63, Folly Mountain, NS. It is with broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Gerald Kendall “Huck” Higgins on March 22, 2021 at home. He was born on March 30, 1957 to the late Austin H. Higgins and R. Louise McMillan Higgins.
Huck had a passion for all things mechanical being employed in the automotive industry with Precision Autobody and Vance Hanes. He was a talented woodworker who enjoyed working with his hands.
He is survived by Amanda Hamilton; children, Billy, Matthew, Jesse, William, Jacqueline, Crystal, Gracie, Emma, Shelly, Sherry, Amanda and Amy; brother, Doug (June) Higgins Kindersley, SK; sisters, Susan Higgins, Folly Mountain, Betty Amon, Truro, June Hankin (Bob), Barrie, ON, Pat Bradley, Carlion, AB, Anna Higgins, Crocus, MB, Karen Higgins, Campbell River, BC and Inez Higgins (Paul), Fredericton, NB. He will also be missed by many grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by sister, Georgina Kirton; a sister in infancy, Polly; brothers, Murray, Victor and Ross.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro, NS. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Private Interment in Folly Mountain Cemetery. If so desired, donations in Huck’s memory, may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.ColchesterCommunity.com
****the Celebration of Life originally scheduled at the Debert Legion has been postponed by the family.