She was born in Sullivan County on Nov. 13, 1918, the daughter of Jesse R. and Ida Opal (Gilbert) Flack.
She worked at Walgreen Drug Store in her earlier years, and retired in 1988 after 23 years of service at the Linton-Stockton Elementary School cafeteria. She was a member of the St. Peter Catholic Church in Linton.
She is survived by two step-daughters, Therese (Joe) Spille and Marietta (James) Jewell, both of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clement Haffely on June 14, 1997; two brothers, Gilbert and Raymond Flack; and a sister, Mary Jane Gill.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the St. Peter Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2, 2009, with Father Michael T. Madden officiating. Burial will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Visitation will be held at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton on Thursday from 5-7 p.m., with Rosary recited at 7 p.m.., and on Friday from 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.