Sligo Funeral Home

Bernard ( Ernie ) Higgins

Bernard ( Ernie ) Higgins12/11/2019
77 Rathedmond Estate, Sligo and formerly of Bunduff, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo


Peacefully at the North West Hospice surrounded by his loving family and in the exceptional care of the staff of the Hospice and the Oncology Unit.

Bernard, predeceased by his parents Bernard and May, brothers John and Christy and grandson Jake.

Beloved husband of Margaret and dear father of Derek, David and Nici.

Deeply missed by his loving wife, sons, daughter, sister Mary, daughters-in-law Regina and Christy, son-in-law Paulie, brother-in-law John, sister-in-law Claire, grandchildren Cara, Ella, Tiernan, Thea, Ruairí, Sorcha and Caolán, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at his residence on Thursday afternoon from 3:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral will arrive to the Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Friday afternoon for Requiem Mass at 1:30pm followed by burial afterwards in St. Patrick`s Cemetery, Scarden.

House private outside of the reposing times please.

Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the North West Hospice c/o Foley and McGowan`s Funeral Directors.


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