|Birth: ||Sep. 23, 1927|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 2004|
William Curtis Haga, a 45-year resident of La Plata County, died Wednesday, March 3, 2004, of natural causes at San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington. He was 76.
Mr. Haga was born Sept. 23, 1927, in Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M., the son of Curtis and Anna Haga. Mr. Haga was reared on a small farm before moving to Bayfield at the age of 17.
In 1949, Mr. Haga was drafted into the Army, serving with the First Cavalry in Korea. He was discharged in 1951. He married Carol Martin, of Ignacio, in March 1955.
In addition to his son and his wife, Mr. Haga is survived by two daughters, Constance Haga of Blanco, N.M., and Evylen Bradeen of Durango; sisters Noma Bell White of Texas and Elvena Hickman of Taiband, N.M., brothers Marion "Bud" Haga of Clovis, N.M., and Donald Haga of Durango.
He also is survived by seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation is scheduled from noon to 8 p.m. Monday. A funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hood Mortuary, with the Rev. Myron Darmour, chaplain at Mercy Medical Center, officiating.
Burial will be at Ignacio East Cemetery.
Ouray Memorial Cemetery
La Plata County
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Mar 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8492744