Milton W. Higgins

SEAL COVE — Milton W. Higgins, 71, died at home Aug. 6, 2015, after a brief illness surrounded by his family. He was born in Ellsworth, Jan. 9, 1944, the son of Walter E. and Leola M. (Pomroy) Higgins Sr.

Milton is survived by his sister, Dawna M. Spence; his son, Benjamin M. Higgins and his wife Lisa L. Higgins; his grandchildren, Kalenna M. Higgins and Parker M. Higgins; sister-in-law, Linda Higgins; one uncle, Roger Pomroy and his wife Elizabeth Pomroy, all of Seal Cove; one aunt, Hilda Merchant of Bar Harbor, and by many cousins. He was predeceased by both parents; one brother, Walter E. Higgins Jr.; and one niece, Irene C. Savage.

A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at Hillrest Cemetery, West Tremont.

In lieu of flowers, please send gifts in Milton’s memory to Hancock County Homecare and Hopsice, PO Box 655, Ellsworth, ME 04605.

Arrangements by Acadia Burial & Cremation Direct, Ellsworth.

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