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Rose Mary Haney
Rose Mary Haney

September 1, 1929 - January 10, 2019
Born in Bayonne, New Jersey
Resided in Frankford Township, New Jersey


Rose Mary Haney, 89, of Frankford Township, died Thursday, January 10, 2019, at Morristown Medical Center.

Born and raised in Bayonne, Rose moved to Frankford Township in 1950. She was a cook at the former Don Bosco College for five years before her retirement in 1980. A member of the Frankford Township Fire Auxiliary, Rose was also a member of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 132 in Franklin and American Legion Auxiliary Unit 157 in Branchville. She was a longtime member of Our Lady Queen of Peace R.C. Church in Branchville, where she and her husband, Robert, were the first couple to be married. She enjoyed crocheting hats for veterans at the Lyons Hospital and also enjoyed gambling.

The daughter of the late Michael and Rose Selobyt, Rose was also predeceased by her husband, Robert P. Haney, on June 6, 1985. She is survived by four children, Stanley Haney and wife, Darlene, of Wantage, Joann Demarest and husband, David, of Lafayette, Barbara Spurr and husband, Keith, of Layton, and Robert Haney of Frankford Township; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Joseph Selobyt of Frankford Township.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at the Wood Funeral Home, 16 Main Street, Branchville. Interment will in Branchville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be offered at

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Wood Funeral Home
16 Main Street
Branchville, NJ 07826
Monday, January 14, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, January 14, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wood Funeral Home
16 Main Street
Branchville, NJ 07826
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
11:00 AM
Branchville Cemetery
Pines Road
Branchville, NJ 07826
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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