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Joseph P Higgins

February 6, 1939 ~ April 3, 2021 (age 82)


Joseph P. Higgins, 82 of Wyckoff passed peacefully on April 3 with his wife and son at his side.  Joe served in the US Army as a member of the 82nd Airborne.  He worked for ADT as a Service Technician for over 40 years and was the IBEW Local 3 Shop Steward.   He was a loving husband, father, father-in law, brother, friend and proud grandfather to his two granddaughters.  In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  To send condolences, get directions for Vander Plaat funeral home and St. Elizabeth church service or for further information visit.


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April 7, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vander Plaat Funeral Home
257 Godwin Avenue
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

Funeral Mass
April 8, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Elizabeth's RC Church
700 Wyckoff Avenue
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

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