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Walter Higham

Walter S. Higham

Aug 18, 1929 - Jan 21, 2019
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Obituary

Walter S. Higham, of New Fairfield, CT, formerly North Salem, NY, died at home on January 21, 2019. He was 89 years old.
Born on August 18, 1929 in Yonkers, NY, son of the late Richard S. and Martha L. (Scott) Higham. Walter graduated from Gorton High School and attended NYU. He honorably served in the US Army during the Korean War.
On August 16, 1958 he married the love of his life Carol H. Hughes. Carol predeceased Walter on November 21, 2003.
Mr. Higham a people person, enjoyed traveling especially cruises and being outdoors. He was a truck driver with Airborne Freight in Danbury, CT for 23 years before retiring.
Walter is survived by his children; Margaret ‘Peggy’ Gorell (Fred), Janice Wald (Cary), Elizabeth ‘Beth’ Daniell (Barry), Carol Lynne Rich (Rich Ward), his 8 grandchildren and 4 step grandchildren and his 2 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son James and his brother Richard.
Visitation will be at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster on Friday January 25, 2019 from 4pm-8pm. A private cremation will follow.
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  • Visitation

    Friday January 25, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday January 25, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Beecher Funeral Home
    Address
    1 Putnam Avenue
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
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  • Interment

    Location
    Private
    Address
    Private

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Cheryl Benson

Posted at 02:06pm
All our love to Peggy and your entire family during this time of sorrow.
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A donation was made in memory of Walter Higham

Posted at 10:07am
Sending love to the Highams that helped raised me. Walt is missed by the Smallwoods
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Frank & Shelley Dorsio

Posted at 10:14am
With our sincere condolences
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A donation was made in memory of Walter Higham
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Love, Anne, Barbara, Pattie and Joan and families

Posted at 01:27pm
To our dear cousins, with loving memories of Uncle Walter.
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Posted at 11:30am
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