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Official Obituary of

Perla (Jarquin Cruz) Higginbotham

September 13, 1972 ~ March 13, 2024 (age 51) 51 Years Old
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Perla Higginbotham Obituary

Perla (Jarquin Cruz) Higginbotham of Pueblo West, Colorado, was born on September 13, 1972 in Nicaragua to Pablo Jarquin and Perla Cruz. She died on March 13, 2024 in Pueblo, Colorado at the age of 51 years. Perla lived in Nicaragua until the age of 12 when her family moved to Panama. She was united in marriage to Richard Higginbotham on April 15, 1994 in Panama City, Panama. They lived in several places while Richard was in the military before settling in Hermiston, Oregon. In 2o12 they moved to Pueblo, Colorado where they have lived since. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church and was a Royal Ranger Commander. Perla enjoyed sewing, cooking, shopping singing, movies and traveling. She loved time with family and cherished being a Mom.

She is survived by her Husband: Richard Higginbotham, West Pueblo, CO; sons: Joshua and Caleb Higginbotham, West Pueblo, CO; daughter: Abigail Higginbotham, West Pueblo, CO; parents: Pablo & Perla Jarquin, Panama; brother: Maykel Jarquin, Panama; sister: Estrella Jarquin, Panama; father-in law and mother-in-law: Ed and Debbie Higginbotham, Hermiston, OR; sisters-in-law: Yolanda Board (Jesse), Hermiston, OR and Joanna Hayden (Levi), Hermiston, OR; numerous nieces and nephews.    

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 10:00 A.M. at Burns Mortuary Chapel, Hermiston, Oregon.

Burial will follow at the Hermiston Cemetery, Hermiston, Oregon.

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Funeral Service
March 28, 2024

10:00 AM
Burns Mortuary Chapel
685 W. Hermiston Ave.
Hermiston, OR 97838


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