[March 22, 2012]
EMDEN -- Virginia L. Hayes, 90, of Emden,
died Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at 10:25 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln
Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.
(Below is a copy of
the obituary from the funeral home.)
Emden-Virginia Lee Hayes, 90, of Emden, IL passed
away at 10:25 p.m. on March 20, 2012 at Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, IL.
Virginia was born on March 14, 1922, the daughter of
Harry and Marie Klopp Bowles. She married Harold E.
Hayes on June 12, 1945 in Emden, IL. He preceded her
in death January 26, 2009.
Virginia is survived by two daughters: Lynette
(Richard) Crane of Fountain Hills, AZ and Sheree
(Tom) Dahman of New Holland; two grandsons: Joshua
Crane of Minneapolis, MN and Dru Dahman of New
Holland; one sister: Maxine Kroeger of Peoria, IL.
Mrs. Hayes was a graduate of Hartsburg Emden High
School and Lincoln College; a former school teacher and
homemaker. She and her husband farmed near Emden for over 30
years. She was a member of the Emden Christian Church.
Services will be held Monday, March 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln. Don
Green will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to
service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Bethel
Cemetery, Emden, IL. Memorials may be given to Emden
Christian Church or the Emden Rescue Squad.