|Lloyd F. Hayes, 80, 964 Pine St., Galesburg, died at 4:10 a.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at home.
He was born April 25, 1929 in Galesburg, the son of Harry M. and Mable Rice Hayes. He married Marilyn L. Hendricks on June 28, 1953 in the First United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, a son, Perry M. (and Denise) Hayes of Bartlett, Ill., two daughters, Paula S. (and David) Glasnovich of Galesburg and Kelly M. (and Lindsay) Bushong of Pekin, Ill., four grandchildren, Zachary, Collin, and Emily Hayes and Drake Bushong, and a sister, Maybelle (Hayes) Boyd of Galesburg. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sons, Timothy, Todd, and Stephen of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, two brothers, Dale and Earl Hayes, and three sisters, Evelyn Hayes, Marian Porter, and Shirley Williams.
Lloyd worked at Admiral Corporation, Gale Products Division of Outboard Marine Corporation for 15 years, and Butler Manufacturing for 15 years, retiring in 1989. He graduated from Galesburg High School in 1949 and lived his entire life here.
He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church and Ralph M. Noble American Legion Post 285. Lloyd was a lifelong St. Louis Cardinals fan. He also bowled for many years including senior leagues and golfed in senior leagues.
Lloyd served in the United States Army for two years and was stationed in Korea for 15 months with the Signal Corps.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27, 2010 in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Jean Hembrough will officiate. Visitation will be 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the chapel. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery with Military Rites by Ralph M. Noble American Legion Post 285.
Memorials may be made to Faith United Methodist Church or the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.