Sheila D. Haley
FARMINGTON -- Sheila D. Haley, 70, of Rangeley went to be with the lord on October 2, 2013 at the Sandy River Nursing home where she was lovingly cared for during the last year.
The daughter of Carl and Gwendolyn (Brackett) Kennedy, she was born on Sept. 27, 1943.
On February 18, 1961 she married Gordon Haley of Rangeley, where they lived and raised their family.
She loved a good joke, family times, knitting, baking and just having a good time in general. She enjoyed camping for the family reunion at Mt. Blue State Park.
She was a member of many organizations in the Rangeley area including the Rangeley Fireman’s Ladies Auxiliary, Masonettes, T.O.P.S., and was a member of the Rangeley Congregational Church.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Gordon Haley, four daughters, Mildred Coyne and her husband, Rick of Harpswell, Arlene Haley and her significant other Norman Richardson of Gorham, Donna Duchesne and her husband David, and Roberta Morrill and her husband, Steve, all of Rangeley, and seven grandchildren, Dustin and his wife, Katie, Daniel and his wife, Petra, and Devin and his significant other, Tara, and Haley, Amber, Eli and Sam; four brothers, Glenwood and his wife, Carol of Carver, MA, Montell and his wife, Marge of Dixfield, Carroll and his wife, Sharon of Rumford, and Bryon of Mexico; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents, Carl and Gwendolyn Kennedy; and a nephew, Rodney Kennedy.
The family would like to give a heartfelt thank you to June Aleck and the wonderful staff at the Sandy River Center.
Public memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday from the Rangeley Congregational Church with Rev. Cathie Wallace, officiating, followed by a reception at the Kemankeag Masonic Lodge in Rangeley. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation, Friday from 5-7 p.m at the Barn of the Congregational Church, Rangeley. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation in memory of Sheila be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter, 383 US Route One, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.