Raymond L. Hays
92, of Plainfield, passed away Jan 20, 2013.
He was a Staff Sergeant in the Marines during WWII, Pacific Theater, and a pipefitter for General Motors Allison Division for 43 years, retiring in 1982. He was a member of Center Community Church, U.A.W., and American Legion.
He was preceded in death by wife, Dorothy Wood Hays of 60 years and granddaughter, Stacey Lenz. Surviving are daughters, Linda Lee and Beverly (Michael) Lenz; sons, Norman (Charlene), Nolan (Robin), Nathan (Sherree), and Neal Hays; brother, Paul (Vivian) Hays; grandchildren, Kevin Lee, Angela Hays, Erica Hahn, Stephanie Lenz, Nicholas and Jason Hays, and Sarah Hays and 9 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Thur., Jan. 24, 2013 in Con kle Funeral Home Avon Chapel , with calling there on Wed., Jan 23, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery, Avon.
Contributions may be made to Shiloh Cemetery Association or Center Community Building Fund. Online condolences may be shared to: conklefuneralhome.com