Mickey J. Haviland age 84, 4269 West 800 South Portland passed away Thursday morning in Lutheran Life Village in Kendallville, Indiana. He was born in Jay County November 23, 1928 the son of Joe and Mabel (Heston) Haviland. He was married June 13, 1954 to Joyce Kidder and she passed away February 28, 2003. He was retired as a truck driver for McClain Trucking. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Portland Moose Lodge, Jay Lodge #87 F&A M, Scottish Rite and Shrine.
Surviving are two sons James Haviland of Decatur and Chris Haviland of Zionsville, One daughter Mrs. Craig (Cheryl) O’Neal of Kendallville, One brother Merrill Haviland of Birmingham, Mi. and Seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by two children Lynette and Michael and a grandchild Danah.
Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Strietelmeier presiding. Burial will follow in the Lawndale Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 3:00 – 7:00 P.M. with Masonic services at 7:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the State of the Heart Hospice