Obituaries

Obituaries

Eva Edwina Haskin 1917 - 2006

No formal services are planned for Eva Edwina Haskin, 89, Lawrence.She died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006, at Brandon Woods Retirement Community in Lawrence.She was born Sept. 22, 1917, in Jersey City, N.J., the daughter of Edwin and Louise Brown Cross.She earned a master's degree from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, N.J., and taught music at elementary schools in Cleveland, where she won the Jenner's Scholar award before retiring. She worked as a senior usher for the Lied Center until four years ago and also volunteered at the Lawrence Public Library and was a member of the Older Women's League.Survivors include a daughter, Deborah Bauer, Portland, Ore.; and two grandchildren.Warren-McElwain Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Haskin.