Born In: Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed in: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: June 27th, 2012
Hilda Renda Higgin - 96, of Hantsport, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in the Hants Community Hospital, Windsor. Born in Wolfville, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Bessie (Brown) Millett. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She had been employed for many years as a supervisor with Sanisteam Laundry, Wolfville. She loved dancing and enjoyed travelling, especially to the warm climate of Florida and Hawaii. She is survived by a son, Gerald (Betty) Jodrey, Gaspereau; a daughter, Joan (Merle) Carey, Hantsport; a son, Dale (Beverly) Jodrey, Wolfville; grandchildren, Susan, Kevin, Renda, Randy, Paula, Peter, Allan, Charlyn, Jill and Robert; great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her first husband, Roy Jodrey; her second husband, Randall “Randy” Higgin; a daughter, Dawn and her husband, Heston Croft; a grandson, Greg Jodrey; several brothers and sisters. Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, where the funeral service followed by a reception was held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, 2012, Reverend Terry Coldwell officiating. A private family burial took place in the Gaspereau Cemetery, Kings County. Family flowers only, by request. Donations in memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Valley Regional Hospital Carey Me Fund or the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. For on-line inquiries and a live webcast of the service, please visit www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.