Harold M. Higgins, 87, of Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at St. Luke’s Hospital following a brief illness. Funeral services were held May 11 at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Julie Freese, certified celebrant, officiated with burial and military honors in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Local survivors include Tami (Dan) Drexler of Swisher.
Harold M. Higgins, born Feb. 15, 1925, in Marion, the son of Francis E and Jeannie E. (Orvis) Higgins. Harold married Betty J. DeWoody on Oct. 25, 1945, in Vallejo, Calif. He was an active member of the submarine veterans, enjoyed history and the outdoors.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Carl and Mary Koehler History Center.
Online condolences may be directed to www.cedarmemorial.com  under obituaries.