Mary Suzanne Hopkins Haley
Mary Suzanne (Sue to family and friends) Haley passed away peacefully at home on November 1, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, in Tucson, AZ. She was born September 8, 1932 to Tom and Zona Hopkins in Wheeling, WV. Her early years were spent in Pittsburgh, PA. In 1945 the family moved to Hawai'i to join Sue's father who was serving as director of the USO Club in Honolulu. Sue graduated from Sacred Hearts Academy and then continued her education at Carnegie Institute of Technology (now Carnegie-Mellon University), earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Drama. Upon graduating, she married 2nd Lt. Emmett R. Haley of the U.S. Marine Corps. Sue was preceded in death by her husband, Emmett, and her oldest son, Tom. She is survived by sons Tim (Kay Soltis) of Show Low, AZ, Terry (Rebecca) of Fishers, IN, and by her daughter Carolyn (Omar Abing) of Honolulu, HI; 2 granddaughters: Haley Abing of Boston, MA and Malia Haley of Fishers, IN; her grandson Corey Haley of Fishers, IN and her great grandson Max Haley of Fishers, IN. She is also survived by her sister Patricia (Pete) Carnevale of Sonoita, AZ and her brother Tom Hopkins of Mesa, AZ along with many nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held in Norman, OK next year. Memorial contributions can be made to the Arizona Opera League or the Marine Corps Mustang Association.
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