Mary J. Higley

Mary J. Higley, 72, of Union City, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, at Saint Vincent Hospital. 

She was born on May 24, 1947, in Erie, Pennsylvania, a daughter of Stanley Gocal and Ann LaHuski Gocal. 

She married Robert L. Higley on August 2, 1967.

She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and bowling.

Mary is survived by her husband, Robert "Bob" Higley of Union City; a daughter, Becky Higby and her husband Michael, of Saegertown; a son, Bob Higley II and his wife Caron, of Union City; six grandchildren, Tristan Higby, Kylee Higby, Bronnan Higley, Jamon Higley, Rienna Higley, and Nikaylin Higley; three sisters, Veronica Miller, of Union City, Marge Womack, of New Jersey, and Rose Gerhes, of Ohio; and two brothers, Stanley Gocal, Jr., of Massachusetts and Ed Gocal and his wife Cathy, of Townville.

She was preceded in death by her parents and several brothers and sisters.

A time of gathering will be held on Saturday, Feb. 15 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Union City American Legion, 9225 US Hwy 6, Union City.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence with the family on Mary's Book of Memories online at

Arrangements are in the care of Warren-Glenn Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 62 S. Main St., Union City.