Darrell E. Hayes, 82, of Clyde, OH passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. He was born on May 19, 1933 in Kenilworth, UT, the son of Alfred and Sylvia (Eskelson) Hayes, Jr.
Darrell married Jeanne Michaels on May 15, 1996 in Manti, UT and she survives. He was a Lineman with the Epthraim Utah Telephone Company. He also made boots for the Osman Group and owned Country Cobbler Shoe & Boot Repair. Darrell was an active and diligent member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and a member of the NRA. He enjoyed woodworking, listening to country music, the mountains of Utah and always serving others. His greatest love was his family.
Darrell is survived by his wife of nineteen years, Jeanne Hayes, Fremont, OH; children, Darrell B. (Leann) Hayes, Davis (Starla) Hayes, Debra (Rex) Neilsen, Denise Thursby, twin daughters, Amy (Steve) Oliver and Kimberly (Joe) Shupe, Douglas Hayes, Connie (James) Saffran, Oregon, OH, Patrick (Janine) Hoffman, Dallas, TX; sister-in-law, Shirley Hayes, Gibsonburg, OH; twenty-seven grandchildren and thirty-seven great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael Hoffman, infant daughter, Deanna Hayes; brothers, Robert, John and William Hayes; son-in-law, Mike Thursby.
Visitation: Thursday from 4 – 7 pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Service: Friday, November 20, 2015, 10:30 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 801 Smith Rd, Fremont, with one hour of visitation at church prior to the service. President Phillip Wylykanowitz will officiate.
Burial: Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde, OH.
Memorials: The American Heart Association or to the Church Missionary Program.
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