Jean Haraway

SALEM — Jean Haraway, 89, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at her granddaughter’s home in Texas.

She was born Feb. 3, 1928, in Salem, Ohio, the daughter of the late Raymond and Charlotte C. (McKee) Miner.

Jean was a homemaker. She enjoyed cleaning the house, cooking and spending time with her family.

Her husband, Willard Haraway, whom she married Aug. 27, 1954, preceded her on Aug. 21, 1997.

Survivors include a son, Chester (Linda) Bell of Lancaster; two daughters, Betsy Cox of Salem and Karen (Curtis) Bluhm of North Benton; four grandchildren, Eric Helman, Rebekah Henthorne, Travis Cox and Kyle Bluhm; and four great-grandchildren, Bryden Helman, Aubrie Helman, Alexis Henthorne and Brock Henthorne.

Two sisters, Helen Morjock and Leora Romeo, and two brothers, Paul Miner and Chuck Miner, also preceded her in death.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Calling hours will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Highland Memorial Park in Beloit.

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