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John A Haines

November 29, 1948 ~ November 7, 2022 (age 73)

Obituary

John A. Haines of West Nyack, died from complications of Agent Orange poisoning on Monday, November 7, 2022. He was 73.

 

Mr. Haines worked as a postal worker for the United States Post Office in Pearl River.

 

Mr. Haines was born on November 29, 1948, in Pearl River, New York, to Curtis and Elsie (Wilkens) Haines. He graduated from Tappan Zee High School in 1966. Mr. Haines served in the United States Marine Corps from Sept. 9, 1966, to Sept. 8, 1970, attaining the rank of Sergeant. He fought in the Tet Offensive and was awarded the Navy Commendation Medal with Combat “V.”

 

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Doreen; brothers Curtis (Mary) and George (Kelly)  Haines; sisters Judey Thibert and Bettee Custer; niece Kate Johnston of Bryn Mawr, Pa.; nephew Douglas Johnston and his wife, Megan, of New City; and numerous other nieces and nephews. Especially beloved were his grand-nephew Aidan Johnston and grand-niece Emma Johnston.

 

He was pre-deceased by his parents and his best friend, Raymond W. DeMeola.

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
November 9, 2022

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc.
100 Franklin Ave.
Pearl River, NY 10965

Visitation
Wednesday
November 9, 2022

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc.
100 Franklin Ave.
Pearl River, NY 10965

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 10, 2022

10:30 AM
Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc.
100 Franklin Ave.
Pearl River, NY 10965

Burial

Frederick Loescher Veterans Memorial Cemetery (Spring Valley, NY)

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