Michael R. Higgins


Auburn – Michael R. Higgins, 37, of North River Road, Auburn died unexpectedly Wednesday, April 12, at his family business, Higgins Sports Center.

He was born in Lewiston Sept. 6, 1968, a son of Larry and Lorraine (Lefebvre) Higgins. He was educated in local schools graduating from Edward Little High School, class of 87. After graduating high school, he attended Wyoming Tech.

Mike ran his family owned business, Higgins Sports Center. Those who knew him, knew his work was a big part of his life. He enjoyed taking hunting trips to Georgia with his close friend, Pete Harvey and also loved spending time at the ocean especially at his camp at Birch Island in Harspwell.

He leaves a daughter, Kasey Little of Sabattus; his mother, Lorraine Higgins of Auburn; a sister, Kathryn Jarboe and her husband, Bill, of Lewiston; a brother, John Higgins and his wife, Michelle, of Auburn; a niece, Randi Rose Higgins of Auburn; two nephews, Derek Higgins of Auburn and William Jarboe of Lewiston; and best friends, Jimbo Betsch and Kevin Janosco.

He was predeceased by his father, Larry in January 2004.