Obituaries

Constance M. (Boebel) Taylor
B: 1941-05-28
D: 2018-11-17
View Details
Taylor, Constance M. (Boebel)
Priscilla J. (King) White
B: 1932-10-10
D: 2018-11-16
View Details
White, Priscilla J. (King)
Frances G. (Shymonowicz) Berlied
B: 1922-07-23
D: 2018-11-07
View Details
Berlied, Frances G. (Shymonowicz)
Richard Neil Brown
B: 1930-12-10
D: 2018-11-03
View Details
Brown, Richard Neil
Sandra (Huse) Masson
B: 1940-07-18
D: 2018-10-31
View Details
Masson, Sandra (Huse)
Rose (DelGatto) Palermo
B: 1930-06-03
D: 2018-10-31
View Details
Palermo, Rose (DelGatto)
Eunice W. (Newell) Hinckley
B: 1926-06-01
D: 2018-10-30
View Details
Hinckley, Eunice W. (Newell)
Julian James D'Agostine Jr.
D: 2018-10-30
View Details
D'Agostine Jr., Julian James
Robert Norman "Bob" Ey
B: 1923-08-11
D: 2018-10-29
View Details
Ey, Robert Norman "Bob"
Joseph James Cooney III
D: 2018-10-24
View Details
Cooney III, Joseph James
Louise Georgianna
B: 1918-09-13
D: 2018-10-24
View Details
Georgianna, Louise
Kathryn Marie Carell
B: 1989-03-03
D: 2018-10-20
View Details
Carell, Kathryn Marie
Roy F. "Bud" Chase
B: 1926-05-07
D: 2018-10-14
View Details
Chase, Roy F. "Bud"
Leo E. Linteri
D: 2018-10-14
View Details
Linteri, Leo E.
Richard P. Bonzagni
B: 1947-02-26
D: 2018-10-08
View Details
Bonzagni, Richard P.
Carol D. Overgaard
B: 1938-05-21
D: 2018-10-07
View Details
Overgaard, Carol D.
John Fisher Di Cristina
B: 1960-12-15
D: 2018-10-07
View Details
Di Cristina, John Fisher
Rita Beatty
B: 1919-10-22
D: 2018-10-05
View Details
Beatty, Rita
Donald F. "Copey" Copeland
B: 1936-04-23
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
Copeland, Donald F. "Copey"
George M. Arsenault
B: 1921-01-23
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
Arsenault, George M.
Thomas C. Chappell
B: 1944-11-19
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Chappell, Thomas C.

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
470 Massachusetts Avenue
PO Box 882
Acton, MA 01720
Phone: 978-263-5333
Fax: 978-263-8193
Catherine A. (Doherty)  Higden
In Memory of
Catherine A. (Doherty) 
Higden
2018
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Acton Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Catherine A. Doherty
"Hi Cousin Mark, So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. I was out of the countr"
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
PAULA TOM AND BLAKE DOHERTY
"REST IN PEACE AUNT KAY"
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Robin Sackin
"I am so sorry to hear of the passing your mother. With deepest sympathy. Fondly"
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Renee Cooper
"Dear Mark and family, I am sorry for your loss. I hope that soon you will be fil"
View full message >>>

Obituary for Catherine A. (Doherty) Higden

Catherine A. (Doherty)   Higden
Catherine Agnes (Doherty) Higden, 92, an Acton, MA resident for many years, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Life Care Center of Acton with family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 56 years to the late Albert Lloyd Higden.

Born in Arlington, Catherine was the daughter of the late William and Catherine (Potter) Doherty. She worked as a secretary early in her career and after the birth of her son became a dedicated, loving homemaker.

Athletic in her youth, Catherine golfed, skied and skated. She was an avid, lifelong Red Sox fan and enjoyed cooking, needlepoint and gardening. She was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church in Acton and St. Isidore Church in Stow.

Catherine is survived by her son Mark A. Higden and his husband Peter Edmonston of New York, NY and her sister Mary Ruane. She was predeceased by her parents and 3 brothers, William, James and Bernard Doherty.

Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 14th at 10:00am in the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave. (Rte 111), Acton, followed by burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Central St., West Acton. Those that wish may make memorial gifts to the West Acton Citizens Library, Attn: Jennifer Friedman, 21 Windsor Ave., Acton, MA 01720. Memorial page www.actonfuneralhome.com