Of your charity, please pray for the repose of the soul of Deacon John Higgins, retired Deacon of the Archdiocese, who died on Thursday 23 March 2023, aged 92.

He was ordained on 25 June 1995 and took up ministry in his home parish of St Mary of the Angels, Aldridge.

We pray for Deacon John's family, friends, former parishioners and all who mourn him. May he rest in peace.

Funeral details

Deacon John’s body will be received into church at a Service at St Mary of the Angels RC Church, 39 Whetstone Lane, Aldridge, WS9 0JD, on Thursday 4 May, 4pm. Fr Malcolm Glaze presiding.


The Requiem Mass will take place at St Mary of the Angels on Friday 5 May, 11.15am. Bishop Stephen Wright presiding.