Sylvia Haggard

July 12, 2013


Sylvia Haggard, 94, died at 5:22 p.m. July 10, 2013, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home.

She was born Oct. 14, 1918, in Logan County to Ollie and Edith Moots McKee, who preceded her in death. On June 21, 1938, she married Donald Haggard, who died Aug. 14, 1987.

Mrs. Haggard had been a member of New Hampshire Methodist Church, New Hampshire, Ohio. She had been a nurse’s aide at Heartland of Indian Lake, Lakeview. She had worked most of her life with her husband on their family farm and raising her children.

Survivors include three sons, Jackson “Jack” (Mary Jo) Haggard, of Waynesfield, Ralph (Mary) Haggard, of Lima, and Charles “Charlie” (Sue) Haggard, of Waynesfield; a daughter, Evelyn (Robert “Ozzie”) Osborne, of Lima; two sisters, Maxine Watkins, of Marysville, and Grace Brockman, of Imperial Beach, Calif.; and 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jason Charles Haggard; a granddaughter, Dianna Lynn Haggard; a sister, Berniece Dearduff; and two stepbrothers, Robert “Bob” and Harold Walters.

Services will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at Armentrout Funeral Home, Waynesfield. Pastor Jean Horn will officiate. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire.

Friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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