Death Notices

Bill Higgins

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Cloonkeen Clare, Kilkerrin, Galway

The death has occurred of Bill (William) Higgins, Cloonkeen Clare, Kilkerrin, Ballinasloe. Co. Galway on September 21st 2023, surrounded by his loving family in UCHG.


Pre- deceased by his wife Jacqueline, daughter Mary Teresa, brothers Mattie and Larry, sisters Bridget (Forde) and Mary (Griffen).


Bill will be sadly missed by his sons Martin, (Ashbourne, Co. Meath), Padraig, (Johnstown Bridge, Co. Kildare), Billy, (Cloonkeen), and Kevin, (Bray, Co. Wicklow), daughters Catherine (Kelly) (Abbeyknockmoy,)  Eileen (Mattimoe) (Galway City), Jacqueline (Mannion) (Lavally), Bridget (Mannion), (Cloonagh), Mary, (Cloonkeen), Carmel, (Corofin), and Trisha, (Cloonkeen), 43 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours and many friends.


Reposing in Kilkerrin Community Centre (H53 K7F9) on Saturday 23rd September 2023 from

5pm to 8pm.  Funeral mass on Sunday 24th September at 11am in St. Josephs Church Kilkerrin (H53 Y326). Burial afterwards to the local cemetery.

Mass will be live-streamed on and on local radio 106.6FM.


House private on Sunday morning.


Family flowers only and donations if desired to


The family warmly appreciate any condolences you may wish to leave in the condolence section below.

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