Allen Elmer HaneyApril 14, 1923 ~ December 29, 2017 (age 94)
Allen Elmer Haney, age 94, of Kendallville, died Friday, December 29, 2017 at Parkview Noble Hospital following a short illness. Mr. Haney was born on April 14, 1923 in Albion, Indiana to the late Banner Pierce Haney and Cecil Pauline (Pooler) Haney. He graduated from Kendallville High School in 1942 and entered the United States Navy where he honorably served his country in the South Pacific during WWII on the USS Parks Destroyer #165. He married Virginia Mae Mankowski on December 27, 1944 in Garrett, Indiana and she survives him. Along with his father, Al started Haney’s Glass Shop in 1946. He owned and operated Haney’s Glass Shop in Kendallville and Auburn until his retirement in 1987. Al was a member of Faith United Methodist Church, F&A Masonic Lodge 276, Mizpah Shrine, and a life member V.F.W. Post 2749 and American Legion Post 86. He was a past member of the Kendallville Rotary Club and Kiwanis.
Wife, Virginia Haney of Kendallville.
Son, Mike and Judy Haney of Kendallville.
Daughter, Tina Armstrong of Kendallville.
Grandson, Scott and Brooke Haney of Kendallville.
Granddaughter, Marci and Brad Leslie of Lafayette.
Seven great grandchildren: Tristin Haney, Haley Haney, Reagan Haney, Remington Haney, Ethan Daugherty, Michah Daugherty, and Rylee Piggott.
Brother, Roy Haney of Muncie.
Brother, Robert and Judy Haney of Witmer Lake, Wolcottville.
Sister, Bertha Kelley of Kendallville.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Paula Haney in 1955; grandson, Marc Haney in 1991; and his sisters, Hannah Kilgore and Margaret Ann McGinnis.
Visitation will be Tuesday, January 2, 2018 from 4:00 - 7:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville with Masonic lodge services at 7:00 PM.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home with Tom Novy officiating.
Burial with military honors will take place at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville.
Pallbearers will be Scott Haney, Tristin Haney, Ethan Daugherty, Tom Shellenbarger, Paul Minar, and Bruce Schemerhorn.
Memorial donations may be made to Faith United Methodist Church, V.F.W. Children’s Home, or Shriner's Hospital.
Send a condolence online at hitefuneralhome.com
Arrangements entrusted to Hite Funeral Home of Kendallville.
Read Al's Life Story at http://www.lifestorynet.com/obituaries/al-haney.120083