Adelbert E. Higby

Adelbert E. Higby, age, 72, resident of Pulaski passed away April 15th at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse. Adelbert was born February 17, 1949 in Pulaski the son Willis and Dorothy Hill Higby. He graduated from Pulaski High School in 1967 and served in the United States Air Force from 1968 until 1972. He was married to Lind Lee Moler in 1973 and she passed away in 1984. Adelbert was employed by the Department of Defense in Baltimore and he was a medical transport driver for many years. He was a member of the Robert Edwards American Legion Post #357 in Pulaski.


Surviving are two sons, Chad Higby of North Carolina and Eric Higby of Pulaski, brothers, John Higby of Oswego, Douglas Higby of Pulaski, sisters, Sandra Tidwell of Pulaski, Janet Banks of Booneville and Mary Staffan of Buffalo. He was predeceased by a grandson, Eric Higby Jr., in 2011.


A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m., Thursday, June 17th at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home 52 Park Street, Pulaski with military honors with burial at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service.