Sean Higgins Death, Obituary – Con Magees, Glenravel GAC, has learned of the death of Club legend Sean Higgins. Sean has been involved with our Club and Antrim GAA for many years, having played, coached, refereed, and worked in administration. At this difficult time, we express our heartfelt condolences to his family. Ar dheis dé raibh an anam.
HIGGINS, Sean RIP (Bangor, previously Downpatrick) died peacefully in The Ulster Hospital on April 22, 2023, surrounded by his beloved family. Dearly adored husband of Debbie, cherished son of Gerry and the late Bernadette RIP, adoring stepfather to Andrew and Heather, and cherished grandfather (Poppy) to Rhianna, Toby, Lucy, and Wyatt, as well as adored brother to Paula and uncle to Ailisha.
Sean’s ashes will be laid to rest in the Chapel of Rest at Down Funeral Directors, 26 John Street, Downpatrick, BT30 6BJ, with the family present on Tuesday, April 25th from 3pm to 9pm. Sean’s remains will be taken from the funeral home at 11.30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 26th, 2023, for a Requiem Mass at 12 noon in St Patrick’s Church, Saul, followed by interment in the neighboring cemetery.
Please only send family flowers; gifts in place of flowers can be made to Marie Curie c/o Down Funeral Directors. His bereaved relatives and friends express their heartfelt condolences.