Jane Haines, 80 of Monongahela, , died Tuesday, June 30, 2009 in her home. Born February 1, 1929 in Everson, she was the daughter of the late J. Edward and Ida (Thompson) Waller. In 1986 Jane retired from the new born nursery department as a registered nurse for the Monongahela-Valley Hospital and before that worked at the former Monongahela Memorial Hospital. After graduating from Scottdale High School she earned her nursing diploma from the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in 1949. She was a member of Transfiguration Catholic Church in Monongahela and a member of Mercy Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association, the Mon-Valley Nurses Association, Past president of the Monongahela Women’s Club and took great pride in helping the Harvard University Nurses Health Study and the Pittsburgh Lung Study. She considered herself one of the Pittsburgh Penguins greatest fans. Her many years as a nurse with newborn babies instilled in her love of children that lasted a lifetime. Surviving are her husband James W. Haines Sr. with whom she married February 23, 1951, a son James W. Haines Jr. of Finleyville; and Maureen Mesing, two daughters and a son-in-law Jane Anne and David Perecko of Monongahela; daughter Cheryl H. DeRosa of Scott Twp.; and James Long, two brothers Thomas Waller of Everson; and Robert Waller of Scottdale; six grandchildren Jennifer, Darryl, and Leah Perecko and Gary, Natalie, and Gino DeRosa and their father Jeff DeRosa of Monongahela and twenty nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death were three brothers Joseph Arthur and John Waller, six sisters Marguerite, Louise, and Marcy Waller, Florence Eicher, Lucille McBurney, and Ruth Graft. Friends will be received at the Marshall Marra Funeral Home, 216 Chess Street, Monongahela (724-258-6767), from 7-9pm Thursday and 2-4 and 7-9pm Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated in Transfiguration Catholic Church, Saturday July 4, 2009, with Rev. George Chortos as Celebrant. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery (Carroll Twp.). Donations can be made to the Fr. Leger Memorial School Fund, 722 West Main St., Monongahela, PA 15063.