PIERGALLINI, Mary A. (Higgins), age 86, died Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Canterbury Villa nursing home in Alliance following an extended illness.
She was born Jan. 10, 1927, in Toronto, Ohio, to Charles S. and Grace G. (Duncan) Higgins.
She did waitress work most of her life and retired from The Homestead in Hot Springs, Va.
She is survived by son, Tony (Leslie) Piergallini of Steubenville; daughter, Cheri (Milt) Hallett of Sebring; brothers, Jim (Beverly) Higgins of Massillon, Joe (Mary Lou) Higgins of Alliance and George Higgins of Sebring; sister, Doris Dallas of Alliance; grandchildren, Milton "Buddy" (Tammy) Hallett of Sebring and Cara Burlingame of Canton; great-grandchildren, Zoey Hallett of Sebring and Amiee, Dillion, Darren and Duncan Burlingame, all of Canton; and great-great- grandchildren, Vincent Burlingame, Lilly Allison, Katana Burlingame and Michael Burlingame.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter and son-in-law, Candice and Stanley Henderlong; great- grandson, Asa Hallett; brothers, Frank Higgins and Benson (Bus) Higgins; and sisters, Betty Wells, Lucy Dickey and Ida Mae Blake.
No services are scheduled. Interment at Highland Memorial Park in Beloit.