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Walter Roger Haigh Jr.

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Walter Roger Haigh Jr. Obituary
Walter Roger Haigh, Jr. "Roger"

AGE: 57 • Landenberg, PA

Passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Chester County Hospital.

Born in Wilmington, DE, Roger was the son of Janet M. (Knowles) Haigh and the late Walter Roger Haigh, Sr. He was a 1975 graduate of DelCastle Technical High School. For over 5 years, he was working in transportation for Diamond Materials. An avid outdoorsman, his hobbies included surf fishing, camping, going to the beach, watching NASCAR and football, traveling, cooking chili and sitting on his front porch. He was predeceased by his father and his grandmother, Helen Knowles in 2010.

He will be dearly missed by his wife of 35 years, Cynthia (Rogers) Haigh; his daughters, Shannon Yarnall and her husband, Anthony, of Wilmington, and Rachel and Krista Haigh, both of Landenberg; his mother Janet Haigh; his brother, James Walker Haigh, both of Wilmington; his granddaughter, Reagan; his grandson, Oliver; along with many other family members and friends.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, June 27th at 11 AM at Hockessin Friends Cemetery, 1501 Old Wilmington Road, Hockessin.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the , 92 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720. (302) 652-5913

Published in The News Journal from June 23 to June 25, 2014
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