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Obituary for Mrs. Marina Higuera

March 3, 1939 - August 1, 2021
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Age 82


Marina Higuera, age 82, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, passed away suddenly on August 1, 2021. She was born in Vereda de Cajeta in Popayan, Colombia. Marina was the daughter of Modesto and Maria Hule.
Marina was the devoted wife of the late Luis Hernan Higuera, married over 60 wonderful years. She was the Loving Mother of "3 "Children Edinson, Alexandra & Ferney, "7" Grandchildren Yolanda, Robert, Marina, Edinson Jr, Santiago, Jessica, Vanessa & Andres, "2" great grandchildren Levi & Gadiel. She will be sadly missed by her sisters & brother Araceli, Ambrosio, Gloria, Mariela, Juana, Inelda, Pablo, Pedro Benito, Eugenio, Susana & Bernarda, many nieces and nephews, and by all who knew her.
Marina was an excellent chef, she cooked in her native Colombia as well as here in Philadelphia. She was noted for her fabulous Empanadas & Tamales. She was an excellent hostess, who always enjoyed having or going to a party!
She enjoyed telling jokes and old stories. Marina was a dedicated supporter of those who came from her native Colombia for the first and needed help. Most of all, Marina loved spending time with her family & friends.

Relatives and Friends are invited to Marina's Life Celebration Friday; August 6th from 6pm to 8pm and Saturday August 7th from 8:30 am to 9:30 at the Geitner Givnish Funeral Home 6230 N. 5th St. Philadelphia, PA 19120 All are invited to participate in her Funeral Mass Saturday August 7th 10am at St. Helena Church. Her interment will be in Greenmount Cemetery.

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Philadelphia, PA 19120
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