Doris Jean (Haines) Agans

January 17, 1942 ~ June 1, 2021 (age 79)


Doris Jean Agans, 79, of Madera, and formerly of Kingwood Twp. Hunterdon County, N.J. passed away Tuesday June 1, 2021 at UPMC Altoona.

Born January 17, 1942 in Houtzdale, she was the daughter of Wesley and Lorna (Henderson) Haines.

Doris was a member of the New Hope Christian Fellowship Church, Houtzdale.

She was a 1960 graduate of Moshannon Valley High School and received her Associate degree in accounting from Kensington Business School , Buffalo, N.Y.

Doris was employed as a corporate accountant for Quick Chek in Whitehouse, N.J. until her retirement.

She was a dedicated supporter of the Albrightsville Fire Company, Albrightsville, PA.

Doris loved to read, go to music concerts, and travel, but her greatest joy was spending time her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

On November 9, 1973, she married William R. Agans Sr., who preceded her in death on December 2, 2005.

Doris is survived by a daughter Justine(Al) Blew of Blakeslee, two sons, William R (Dana) Agans Jr. of Harrisburg, Richard M. Pritchard of Brooklyn, N.Y., five grandchildren; Samantha Bruder and her fiancé Brett Bellas, Robert W. Bruder, Jaley and Gabby Agans, Casey Musser and four great grandchildren; Karl and Emma Bruder and Cayden and Dylan Bellas.  

Also surviving are three brothers Ralph (Autumn) Haines of Mechanicsburg, Gerald Haines of Phillipsburg, N.J., Donald Haines of Houtzdale, and two sisters Sandra (Tom) Slack of Bound Brook, N.J. Norma Weaver of Pleasant Gap, along with numerous nieces and nephews and her companion Melvin Archer.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband and an infant sister Patricia.

Service will be held at the conveniences of the family.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Justine Blew, 2006 Jackson Dr., Blakeslee PA 18610 to create a college fund for Doris's great grandchildren.

The Birger A. Freeberg Funeral Home, Houtzdale is in charge of the arrangements.

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