Aug 7, 1936 - April 26, 2014 OKLAHOMA CITY Robert Lee Hayes, Sr. was born August 7, 1936, in Rochester, IN to Charles Edward & Catherine (Bodenhorn) Hayes. He passed away at his residence on April 26, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ed; and daughter-in-law, Laurie. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Barbara; sons, John, Kevin & wife Teresa, Bobby & wife Shannon, and Tim & wife Ann; daughter, Patti & husband Martin; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; sister, Vicki Nolder; and brother, Tom Hayes. Robert proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and was an Air Traffic Controller until 1978. Bob and his wife, Barbara, were the Owners and Founders of Leisure Time Pools and Spas of OKC. Bob semi-retired in 1987. The family would like to thank Mercy Hospice, specifically his nurse, Delores, aide Brenda and Chaplain Duane for their compassionate care of Bob. Viewing will be held Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. with family present 6-8 p.m. at Mercer-Adams. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. at Mercer-Adams Chapel, 3925 N. Asbury, Bethany, OK. To share a memory or condolence, visit www.mercer-adams.com www.mercer-adams.com
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Published in The Oklahoman on Apr. 29, 2014