Reginald Haskins II, 68, Baraboo
Reginald “Reggie” E. Haskins II, 68, son of Reginald “Barney” and Effie Haskins, and a lifelong resident of Baraboo, was born on July 1, 1950, and passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.
After high school graduation, Reggie enlisted in the United States Navy, serving from 1970 to 1975, and was always proud of that service to his country. He married his soul mate, Ann Plouffe in 1973 and their lives were blessed with two sons, Reginald III and Christian.
Masonary became his way of life when he was raised as a Master Mason in Baraboo Lodge #34 F. & A.M. in 2000. Reggie was a member of the York Rite, and was extremely active in Job’s Daughters, serving as Associate Grand Guardian for the State of Wisconsin in 2012-2013.
Reggie is survived by his wife of 45 years, Ann; two sons, Reg and Chris; two brothers, Jason and Tim (Jenny) Haskins; sister, Sherry (Scott) Counsel; two grandchildren, Robert and Robynn Leverich; as well as several nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Masonic memorial service and celebration of Reggie’s life will take place in September.
The family would like to give special thanks to the staff at University of Wisconsin Hospital F4M5 cardiac unit for their loving care and the Rago-Baldwin Funeral Home for all of its assistance during this time.