Hays, Ernest Ernie M. of Maryland Heights, Missouri, died on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at the age of 77. Loving husband of Loreta G. Hays (nee: Heriford); beloved son of the late Milburn and Mary Hays; devoted father of Roger Michael Hays, Robert Lee Hays, and Pamela Marie (Tony Howard) Hays-Hagstrom; cherished grandfather of Michael William, Jonathan Marshall, Joseph Daniel, Grace Marie, and Hayden Lee. Services: The family is being served by The BAUE Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, MO where visitation will be held Sunday, November 11, 2012 3:00-9:00 PM. Funeral Service is Private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Cardinals Care or Matthews Dickey Boys and Girls Club. Share your condolences and memories at baue.com.
Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Nov. 4, 2012