Wilma B. (Kline) Haley

June 11, 1925 ~ January 31, 2018 (age 92)
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Wilma B. Haley, 92 of West Salem  died Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster.

Funeral Services will be Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Matteson Funeral Home in West Salem with Pastor Christopher Cottrel officiating. Friends will be received at the funeral home Sunday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.  Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery in Lodi, Ohio.  Memorial contributions may be given to Congress Community Church, 10691 Franchester Rd, West Salem, OH 44287, Town & Country Fire Dept., P.O. Box 175, West Salem, Ohio  44287 or LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd, Wooster, OH 44691. Online condolences may be shared at the funeral home website at

She was born June 11, 1925 in West Salem the daughter of Russell & Stella (Yeagley) Kline. She married Donald Haley on March 20, 1949 who preceded her in death.

Wilma graduated from Congress High School 1943.

She retired from Johnson Brothers Rubber Company in West Salem.

Wilma was a member of the Congress Community Church, WCW and enjoyed cooking and crocheting. She prided herself in making a hand crocheted baby afghan for each grandchild and great- grandchild.

She is survived by her children, Christine (Robert) Tennant of West Salem, Donna (Mike) Sloan of Jeromesville, Beth (Stanley) Lehman Sova of North Carolina and a daughter- in-law Deb Haley of West Salem, 11 grandchildren, Jamie (Gary )Sharp, Brad (Tara) Haley, Sandy (Jason) Wiles, Mike (Pam) Haley, Ashley (Jake) Bresson, Greg Tennant, Jenny (Chad) Leighty, Brandy Schaad, Matt (Angela) Sloan, Lindsay (Mark) Sweeney and Katie (Brandon) Carroll,  25 great- grandchildren and a special family friend, Jerry Hall.

Also preceding her in death are her parents, son, Steve, a son-in-law, Mark Lehman, brothers, Duane, Dean and Hugh Kline, sisters, Doris Tarleton and Betty Fetzer.




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