ESSEX Rowena Rose Haynes, 79, formerly of Essex, NY, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2007 at Evergreen Nursing Home in Plattsburgh, NY. Rowena was born in Essex, NY on June 4, 1928, the daughter of the late Edmund and Stella (Vancourt) Christian. She was married to Milton B. Haynes on Oct. 13, 1946 in Essex, NY. Rowena is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Crowningshield (Leroy) of Willsboro, NY. Phyless Schreiber (Daniel) of Essex, NY, two sons Forest Haynes (Jean) of Chazy, NY and Milton Haynes (Donna) of Essex, NY. Rowena is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter, 2 sisters Noda Howard and Cordelia Gangone, and 2 brothers Ben Christian and Daniel Christian. She was predeceased by her husband in 1986, a grandson Dale Schreiber, brothers Donald and Arnold Christian, and sisters Dorothy Stevens and Edna Stoker. There will be no calling hours and funeral services will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations in her memory be made to the American Diabetes Association. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Huestis Funeral Home in Willsboro, NY.