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Obituary for Max R. Higgins

Max R.  Higgins
Max R. Higgins, 80, of Chambersburg, passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at the Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Thursday, April 21, 1938 in Williamsport, MD., he was a son of the late David Martin and Susan Hanson Higgins.

Max attended St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church, Chambersburg. He retired from American Stair & Cabinetry as a carpenter. Max loved hunting, butchering, and farming.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Elizabeth B. “Betty” Brookens Higgins, Chambersburg; three sons, George (wife Regina) Higgins, Sharpsburg, MD, Alan Higgins, Williamsport, MD, and Timothy (wife Debbie) Higgins, Williamsport, PA; one step-son, Tom (wife Debbie) Stover, Chambersburg; two step-daughters, Robin (husband Kenny) Shoap, and Jean B. Frazier, all of Chambersburg; two sisters, Martha Higgins Speaker, and Gloria Higgins Armstrong, both residing in Maryland; nine grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one step-son, Robert L. Porter, Jr., five sisters, and four brothers.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2695 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17202, with the Rev. Christopher Frye officiating. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens at a later date.

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