WINCHENDON - Sandra A. Higgins, 72, of 15 Sibley Road, died peacefully at her residence Saturday morning, May 5, 2018 , with her family at her side.
She was born in Winchendon on February 18, 1946. Her mother was Ruby Perron and fathers were Alfred LeBlanc and Charles Tielinen.
A lifelong resident of Winchendon, Sandy worked many years ago as a stitcher at the former Collier-Keyworth Company. She enjoyed playing bingo and Keno and listening to country music.
She leaves her husband of 52 years, Theodore L. Higgins and a son, Scott A. Higgins of Winchendon; her brothers and sisters, Nancy Thompson of Troy, NH, Brenda Fontaine of Phillipston, Darlene LeBlanc of Green Acres, FL, Donna Morse of York, ME and Richard LeBlanc of Fitzwilliam, NH, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Joan Putnam and Linda Smith and a brother, Linwood LaPointe.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 10th at 2 P.M. in Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, 111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial donations may be made to GVNA Hospice, 34 Pearly Lane, Gardner, MA 01440.