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Winifred G. Haight, 93, of Saybrook Township, died Tuesday, April 4th, at Saybrook Landing. She was born Nov. 8, 1923 in Hartsgrove, the daughter of Alexander and Euphemia (Petrie) Haight.
She was a graduate of Rome High School and attended Dyke College in Cleveland. She had worked at the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. and also for Doctors Jones and McTrusty.
She was a 70-plus-year member of Grace Chapter #11 Order of Eastern Star where she was a Past Matron. She was active in the Grottoettes and she enjoyed bird watching, growing roses and baking.
Surviving her are two sons, James M. (Suzanne) Haight of Ashtabula, and Edward (Gayle) Haight, Jr of Cummings, Ga.; four grandchildren, Timothy (Katherine) Haight, Kristin (Ryan) Chenault, Melissa (Jason) Campfield and Jonathan Haight; seven great-grandchildren, Matthew, Presley, Andrew, Madeline, Zachary, Alyssa and James; two sisters, Ethel Orient of Chardon and Elizabeth Dann of Matthews, N.C.; and a special niece, Gay Wilburn Hardwick.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Edward in 2005; two brothers, William and Alexander Lawson; and two sisters, May Wilburn and Euphemia Lawson.
Calling hours will be Thursday, April 5th, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ashtabula Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND CREMATORY, 526 W. Prospect Rd., Ashtabula, with an Eastern Star Service by Grace Chapter #11 OES at 7:45 p.m. A private funeral service will be on Friday with burial at Chestnut Grove Cemetery.
The family would like to thank Saybrook Landing and Bella Care Hospice for the wonderful care they gave to their mother and grandmother.
The Ashtabula Home of Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors is honored to serve the Winifred Haight family. Condolences, light a candle and obituary at fleming-billman.com
Published on April 5, 2017
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