LEE - Virginia E. Haskell, 83, passed away Nov. 2, 2014, at her home. She was born July 14, 1931, in Howland, the daughter of Ernest and Elizabeth (Roach) Shirland.
She enjoyed quilting and especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by two children, Jana Stevens and husband, Robert of Lee, and Lee Haskell and wife, Shandra of Lincoln; four grandchildren, Bruce Stevens and his wife, Ellen of Winn, Andrew Stevens and his wife, Lauren of Lincoln, and Katrina Haskell, and Shane Haskell, both of Lincoln; three great-grandchildren, Chase and Leah Stevens of Winn, and Cameron Thompson of Lincoln; two sisters, Mae Shirland and Dawn Gilley, both of Howland; and a brother, Larry Shirland and wife, Sue of Vermont. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son, Bruce Haskell; her husband, Frederick Haskell; and a brother, Phillip Shirland.
A graveside service will be held at 12 noon Saturday, Nov. 8, at Lincoln Cemetery, with the Rev. Michael Robinson officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Lincoln Congregational Church. Those who wish may sign an online register and leave written condolences at www.clayfuneralhome.com.