MARY L. HAYES YOUNG, 83, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital. She was born on July 4, 1928, in Fort Wayne. She retired from General Electric after 26 years. She was a lifetime member of Union Baptist Church, serving as Deaconess, choir member and church Secretary during the early 1940's. She is survived by her children, Kris`ta (F. Vincent) Cuestas, Johnny F. (Kathleen) Hayes III, Tonya R. Hayes Simms, Kenneth N. (Cynthia) Hayes, and Sherri L. Hayes; sister, Jean Davis; and brothers, Chester (Gail), Gregory (Jeanette) and Albert (Mattie) Littlejohn. She was blessed with a host of grandchildren, great-grandchild ren, nieces, nephews, and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry N. and Kristalena (Green) Littlejohn; brothers, Donald and Charles Littlejohn, and Donald Slater; and sisters, Ida Slater, Mary Watkins and Debra Littlejohn. Service is 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12, 2012, at Union Baptist Church, 2200 Smith St., with calling one hour prior. Bishop F. Vincent Cuestas officiating. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Arrangements by Ellis Funeral Home.
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on May 9, 2012