Dorene M. Haines, age 86, of the Parlin section of Sayreville passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Jersey City, Dorene lived in Parlin for 65 years and considered herself a lifelong resident. Mrs. Haines was always devoted to her family and took care of them throughout her life. She also had a passion for gardening and once coached the championship softball team for Sayreville Little League.
Doreen is predeceased by her beloved husband Russell Haines, her parents Vincent & Dorothy Haflin, daughter Laura Carter, and 3 brothers Vincent, Thomas, & Donald Haflin. Surviving are her 4 children and their spouses Russell & Robin of FL, Bud & Diane of Brick, Cheryl & JR of Sayreville, and Dr. Skip Haines of Sayreville; her brother Philip Haflin; and 10 grandchildren & 12 great-grandchildren, all of whom she loved very much.
Services are private under the direction of the Carmen F. Spezzi Funeral Home. Letters of condolence and completed arrangements may be found by visiting www.spezzifuneralhome.com.