Mrs. Haar was born on Oct. 19, 1929 in Glen Cove. She was a loving wife, mother to triplet daughters, grandmother and friend to all who knew her. She had many gifts and talents. She loved to cook and entertain for her family and many friends. She had several careers including bookkeeper, EMT, newspaper reporter and bus driver for Greensboro Day School. Most recently, she was employed by the US Census Bureau. In addition, she volunteered many years for Jewish Family Services and the Carolina Theatre. She was a communicant of All Saints Episcopal Church of Greensboro and enjoyed caring for the young children in the nursery every Sunday. She was an active member of the Greensboro Ski and Outing Club, the Seniors Reaching Out theatrical group and was a proud alumna of the Glen Cove High School Class of 1946.
Mrs. Haar was preceded in death by her husband John C. Haar. Survivors include daughter Francesca Nixon and her husband, local artist and sculptor Paul Nixon of McLeansville, NC, Norma Jean Loftus and husband William P. Loftus III of Woodstock, CT, and Mary Ann Haar of West Hartford, CT; grandchildren, Caroline Loftus and William Loftus IV of Woodstock, CT, and Ana Claire Nixon of McLeansville, NC.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church Nursery Fund, 4211 Wayne Rd., Greensboro, NC 27407 or to the Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro, NC 27401. Online condolences can be made at www.forbisanddick.com.