Charles Higgins (known by his friends as Charlie), age 56, a resident of Las Vegas, NM passed away on Friday at his home. He is survived by two brothers: Patrick and Bryan Higgins and his two children, Charlie and Felicity. He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Bertha Higgins; his brother William (AKA Billy), as well as several dear cousins.
Charlie was born in Bell Gardens, CA and lived there until he moved to Las Vegas, NM in the late 80’s to help his mother and father. He eventually formed a business with his brother Billy and worked as a mechanic before switching to help his parents run their restaurant, Theresa’s.
Services will be held at Immaculate Conception Church on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. with the Mass of Christian Burial to follow on Monday, December 13, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Father George V. Salazar will celebrate the Mass. Cremation has taken place. Graveside committal services will be held at a later date as Charlie wanted his ashes to be taken to California. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.gonzalesfunerals.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Billy G. Rogers at Gonzales Funerals & Cremations, 2315 Hot Springs Blvd., 505425-9319 or 888-525-9319.