Cover photo for Doris Vohnell Higby's Obituary
Doris Vohnell Higby Profile Photo
1932 Doris 2024

Doris Vohnell Higby

June 15, 1932 — March 9, 2024


Doris Vohnell Higby passed into heaven on March 9, 2024. She was born in Beaver Dam, KY to Walter and Ruby {Nee-Graham} Hammond.

Doris very much loved her pet dogs, flower gardening, and decorating for the holidays. She also enjoyed TOPS.

She was a great wife for 51 years to her beloved, surviving spouse, Dave Higby of Wooster.

Doris is also survived by her 3 daughters; Brenda (Dan) Whitten of TN, Victoria (Steve) Andrea of Wooster, and Lucy (Ralph) Witucki of West Salem; stepdaughter Teri Gunther and step-granddaughter Ella of WV. Doris is also survived by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be sorely missed! May she rest in peace! 

Roberts Funeral Home-Sherwood Chapel, Wooster is assisting with arrangements. Online tributes may be made at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Doris Vohnell Higby, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Private Service

Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 58

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree