George E. Haskey
George E. Haskey, 77, St. Joseph, Missouri, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
He was born August 16, 1934, to George S. and Edna K. (Schoenlaub) Haskey in St. Joseph.
He attended Christian Brothers High School and started for the football team at Northwest Missouri State University.
George married Jean Haskey August 9, 1958, in Tacoma, Washington, where they lived. In 1959, they moved back to St. Joseph
Mr. Haskey worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 15 years as a Postal Carrier. He then became a Supervisor and held that position for more than 15 years.
He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Council 571, former member of St. Joseph Cathedral Catholic Church, the National Association of Postal Supervisors, and helped with Troop 47 at St. Joseph Cathedral Catholic Church. George was involved in Boys’ Baseball, girls’ softball and Bantum League Football as a coach.
He was preceded in death by his parents and son, Tom Haskey.
Survivors: his wife; daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Jack Way, St. Joseph; grandchild, Corvette Way; brother-in-law, Doug Ferguson (Wendy), Graham, Washington; niece, Dayla; and nephew, Scott.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 23, 2012, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Inurnment Mount Olivet Cemetery. The Family suggests memorial gifts to American Cancer Society.