AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – Timothy J. Higby, 58, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at his home.
Timothy was born Aug. 21, 1954, in Chelsea, Mass., a son of the late Philip Dee and Mary Jane Hyland Higby, and lived most of his life in the area.
He was a graduate of Boardman High School, Boardman, Ohio and attended Youngstown State University.
Tim was very interested in the environment and did all he could to keep the earth healthy. He lived his life courageously and without complaint, and is now free and at peace in the arms of God and his loved ones.
He leaves two sisters, Mary Dee (Paul) Sepesy of Austintown and Becky (Rick) Dailey of Boardman; and nieces and nephews, Andy, Rosalie, Kevin (Hayley), Rick, Cullen, and Brennen.
Tim will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Besides his parents, many extended family members and his dear friend, Carol Sabl, preceded him in death.
Family and friends are welcome to attend a committal service that will take place at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18, at Calvary Cemetery Chapel. There are no calling hours.
Arrangements were entrusted to Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.
Memorial contributions may be made in Tim’s name to the Mill Creek Metro Parks,/ P.O. Box 596 / Canfield, OHIO 44406 .http://www.millcreekmetroparks.com
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