A private memorial service and rosary for Roberta Lucile Cecelia James Haney will be Wednesday at St. Paul’s Hasang Catholic Church.

She died May 9, 2013.

She was born Sept. 19, 1920, in Ogden, Utah, and was one of eight children born to Henry Harrison James and Genevieve Rose (Kelly) James.

She married Lewis Haney on Jan. 21, 1941. The couple celebrated 72 years of marriage in January. They were truly best friends.

She enjoyed many hobbies including fishing, camping and creating oil paintings. Although she enjoyed these hobbies, she loved going to Reno, Nev., to play Blackjack.

She will be remembered as a great cook and the best grandmother ever by her family.

She was a kind and gentle soul. Her love will forever live in the heart of her very best friend and dear husband, Lewis Haney.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Charles LeMasters, and sisters Margaret, Mary, Claire, Patricia, Elizabeth and Ester.

Survivors include her brother, Brendan James and his wife, Marjorie; three children, Joan Hinshaw and her partner, Irene Andrews, Maureen LeMasters and her companion, Steven Campbell, and Lewis Michael Haney and his wife, Rita; seven grandchildren, Danya Reider and her husband, John, Barry Hinshaw and his wife, Valerie, Michael Hinshaw and his wife, Charito, Robert LeMasters and his wife, Charla, Gregory LeMasters and his companion, Heather, Michael Haney and Kim Penfold and her husband, Gary; 14 great-grandchildren, Tawni Lay and her husband, Chris, Crystal Woolard and her husband, Steve, Lauren Reider and her fiancé, Dustin Hallmark, Jacob Hinshaw, Madison Hinshaw, Crystal Enderle, Jacob LeMasters, Jaylynn LeMasters, Jeremy LeMasters, Kyle Joseph Haney, Kevin Rashad Haney, Matthew Ray Sanchez, Lucy Penfold and Owen Penfold; three great-great grandchildren, Sarana Kaya Krieger, Ashton Woolard and Carter Grace Woolard.

Offer condolences at www.crawfordbowersfuneralhome.com

Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen is in charge of arrangements.

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