December 7, 2013 at 1:45pm

Memorial for Emily Hayes ’45

E. Jane Hayes, 93 of Decatur, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Imboden Creek Living Center.

Jane was born on June 11, 1920 in Decatur, a daughter of Leo Francis and Laura Irene (Wiefel) Hayes. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Jane provided child care for many families in the Decatur area. She was a playground supervisor at Ben Franklin for many years. Jane was an avid St. Teresa sports fan and she loved to follow her nieces and nephews games.

Surviving are her sister- Mary Elizabeth '€Boots'€ Shaw of San Antonio, TX, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brothers- Dr. Laurence Hayes and William Hayes, and a sister- Sally Carpenter.

Jane'€™s family is especially grateful to her loving niece Kathy Kirby, who cared for Jane in her declining years.

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