Eleanor McCue Hayes|
AGE: 94 • Long Branch
Eleanor McCue Hayes, 94, a lifelong resident of Long Branch, passed away Sunday, April 20 at the Geraldine Thompson Health Care Center, Allenwood. As a young woman, Mrs. Hayes worked at her family's business McCue's Dairy in Long Branch. She later graduated Monmouth Memorial Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She worked for the hospital and did private nursing before retiring to raise her family. After her children grew, Mrs. Hayes worked for the Long Branch Public Library as a Librarian. After her retirement from the library, she volunteered for various Charitable organizations locally.
She was predeceased by her husband, Philip J. Hayes who died in 2001; her sisters and brothers, Mary Davis, Carrie McGuire, Grace Leonard, Martin McCue, Thomas McCue, Vincent McCue, and Joseph McCue; and her brother-in-law, William Hayes. Surviving are her children, Patricia Cella, Brooklyn, Michael and his wife Gail Hayes, Wayside, Philip Hayes, Wayside and William and his wife Robyn Hayes, West Long Branch; her grandchildren, Matthew, Kristen, Steven and Jordan Elizabeth; two sisters, Sally Wichmann, Little Silver, Elizabeth Paschetto, Paramus and Teresa McCue, Long Branch; and two sisters-in-law, Ruth Mortimer, Ames, Iowa and Mary Hundley, Joplin, Mo.
Visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23 at the Woolley-Boglioli Funeral Home, 10 Morrell St., Long Branch. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 24 at St. Michael's R.C. Church, Ocean Avenue, Long Branch. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Hayes may be made to the VNA of Central Jersey, 141 Bodman Place, Red Bank, NJ 07701. To place a message of condolence in Mrs. Hayes Book of Memories, please visit www.woolleyboglioli.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 22, 2014