Lauren T. Higgs, 18, Mountain Top died Oct. 28, 2015, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of William and Martha (Zulawski) Higgs of Mountain Top.
Lauren was an active student at Holy Redeemer High School and was a member of the girls’ soccer team, National Honor Society, Student Leadership Council, Prom and Semi Committee, and the PGAS. She was a member of St. Jude’s
Parish in Mountain Top and its Youth Group, along with the Mountain Top Recreational Soccer Club.
Lauren enjoyed hiking and traveling with her brothers and sister, especially the Higgs Sister Vacations in 2014 and 2015.
Surviving, in addition to her parents, are her sister, Alicia, Seattle, Wash.; and brothers, Brian and Justin, both at home.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held in St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre. Interment followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 2 to 6 p. m. Sunday in the auditorium of Holy Redeemer High School, Wilkes-Barre.
Memorial donations may be made to the Holy Redeemer girls soccer team, where a scholarship is being established in her name.
McCune Funeral Service Inc., Mountain Top, assisted the family with the arrangements.