|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1936|
|Death: ||Aug. 8, 2012|
Leila M. Haller, 76, of Island Lake, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at Barron Care and Rehabilitation.
Leila was born on June 30, 1936, in Chetek, to Alvin and Zola (Malosh) Worthington. She married Russell Haller on Aug. 12, 1954, in Island Lake.
She worked as a cook at the Lake House Inn, The Matador, The Renegade and numerous other restaurants.
She was a member of Island Lake Church of Christ, the Golden Girls, the Red Hat Society and the Cootiettes.
Leila enjoyed dancing, playing cards, cooking, baking, and decorating cakes. She was a huge sports fan, especially the Packers, and regularly attended and cheered at her children and grandchildren's games.
Leila is survived by her sons Kevin (Barbara) Haller of Barron and Christopher (friend Julie) Haller of New Auburn; her daughters Sharon (Thomas) Frank of Bruce and Kimberly (Dale) Hyland of New Richmond; her brothers Everett (Dorothy) Worthington of Chippewa Falls, Alvin (Chris) Worthington of Rockford, Ill., Lyle (Corrine) Worthington of New Auburn and Carl Worthington of Osceola; her sister Esther Peterson of Galesville, her daughters-in-law Patricia Becker, Sue Haller and Melissa Haller; her son-in-law Fred Harrison; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Russell; her daughters Shirley Haller and Carol Harrison; her sons Robert and Russell Haller; her daughter-in-law Teri Haller; her sisters Leota Davis, Vesta Klatt and Sherrill Dixon; her brothers Vernon and Bernard Worthington; and her great-grandson Jaden Frank.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, Aug. 11, at Seventh Day Baptist Church in New Auburn. Interment was in Island Lake Cemetery.
On-line condolences may be expressed at olsonfuneralhomebloomer.com.
Created by: J50
Record added: Sep 19, 2012
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