Marie K. Heggie (nee Robinson), 72, of Tinton Falls, died Wednesday, June 1, peacefully at home surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of Doris Pomphrey Robinson.
Marie graduated from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School in 1961. Marie worked at Progressive Life Insurance Company in Red Bank, and EBSCO Industries, Inc. in Red Bank. She spent many years of her life volunteering as a Girl Scout leader, Boy Scout leader, PTA president, as well as an American Cancer Society volunteer and community organizer. She was a church deacon.
Marie was the widow of John P. Heggie Sr. and Marie is survived by her mother; six children Dorothy-Jean Shedwick (John); Leanne DeHope (Edward); Alycen Carroll; Robin Mahns (Michael); John P. Heggie Jr. (Joyce); Jennifer Blackwell (Jullius); 11 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Thompson Memorial Funeral Home, Red Bank, was in charge of the arrangements.
A donation in Marie’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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