Althea E. (Walck) Haseley, age 86, of Wheatfield, was called peacefully in her sleep, to her heavenly home on Monday, January 7, 2013, while at the Northgate Health Care Facility. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, on August 8, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Erich and Eleanor (Stoelting) Walck.
Althea was a 1943 graduate of LaSalle High School, and later in life was employed at the Bon-Ton Department Store. She was a devoted Christian, wife and loving mother, raising five children. Althea was a life long member of Holy Ghost Lutheran Church, in Bergholz, where she served on the Altar Guild, spent time with the quilters and enjoyed sewing, cooking and baking.
Althea was predeceased by her husband, Albert H. Haseley on November 22, 2007. They were united in marriage on August 9, 1947; two sisters, Loraine (Winston) Moeller and Eleanor June (Marvin) Werth; and one brother, Gilbert (Shirley) Walck. Survivors include five children, Dale Haseley of Sanborn, Linda (Ron) Stevens of Wheatfield, Barbara (Vincent) Flow III of Kendall, NY, Janet Haseley of Brockport, NY and Joan (Stephen) Amico of Williamsville, NY; a brother, Albert (Helen) Walck; two sisters-in-law, Gladys Haseley and Lydia Stoelting; two brothers-in-law, Winston Moeller and Marvin Werth; loving grandmother of Laura (Christopher) Smith, Mark Stevens (Melissa Gerhardt), Katie (Adam) Godlove, Lisa (Brad) O'Connor and Vincent (Melissa) Flow IV; and great-grandchildren, Olivia Smith, Annette Smith, Alex Godlove and Sarah O'Connor; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the DUBOIS FUNERAL HOME, 2436 Niagara Road, (Bergholz) in Wheatfield on Friday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Philip N. Sallach, on Saturday, January 12th at 11:00 AM in Holy Ghost Lutheran Church, corner Niagara Road and Luther Street, in Bergholz. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Ghost Lutheran Church, or to the Northgate Health Care Facility-Care Unit, care of Carla Marsh.
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