Freeport, ME – Joan M. (Hurley) Haight, 83, of Freeport and formerly of North Yarmouth died on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was the wife of the late Robert L. Haight who died on January 24, 2006.
She was born in Holyoke, MA on June 16, 1932 a daughter of the late Helen Fitzgerald. She attended local area schools in Holyoke, graduating from Holyoke High School.
Joan spent many years working for New England Telephone as a Operator in between raising her children. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and playing Bingo.
She is survived by six children Charlie Haight and his wife Linda of North Yarmouth, ME; Barbara Veillette and her husband Michael of West Springfield, MA; David Haight and his wife Judy of Westfield, MA; Katie Williams and her husband Brian of Gray; Tom Haight and his wife Ann of Cumberland Foreside; Tim Haight and his wife Debbie of Naples. She also leaves fifteen grandchildren Robyn, Chuck, Bryan, Ryan, Michaela, Kelsey, Danielle, Mike, Tony, Bobby, David, Sarah, Hannah, TJ and Sean as well as six great grandchildren. She was also the mother of the late Jeffrey Haight who died on April 6, 2006 and Brian Haight who died in 1959.
Services will be private.