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Lloyd Hayes

Lloyd Edward Hayes, 66, of Washington, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City.

Funeral Services have been set for 10:30 AM, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the Faith Baptist Church in Washington with Pastor Jon Rees officiating. Burial will follow in the Grace Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from Noon to 7:00 PM Tuesday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington with family present from 4-7:00 PM. A memorial in the name of Lloyd E. Hayes has been established to the American Heart Association or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Lloyd was born June 24, 1951 in Washington, Iowa the son of Richard Lee and Evelyn (Chalupa) Hayes. He graduated from Mid-Praire High School in 1969 and was united in marriage to Shelley Zear, May 2, 1980 in Washington, Iowa.

He was employed as parts manager for 44 years at John Deere in Washington and operated a lawnmowing business for several years. He enjoyed raising exotic birds, working in his shop, hunting, training bird dogs and smoking meat.

Survivors include his mother, Evelyn Hayes of Washington, wife Shelley Hayes of Washington, children, Darrin Hayes (Jennifer) of Coralville, IA, Alecia Wright (Daniel) of Washington, Daniel Hayes (fiancé Jessica Davis) of Washington, Andrea Hayes of Broomfield, CO, Amber Hayes of Washington and Annika Hayes of Washington; brother Marion Hayes (Christine) of Washington, sister Lucetta Sobaski (Duane) of Ely, IA; six grandchildren, Tori, Tyrese, Lyric, Christabella, Brody and Gage.

He was preceded in death by his father, Richard, sister Regina Bjorndal, sons, Adam and Richard and grandson Peyton.

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Heart Association
5000 Westown Parkway Suite 340, West Des Moines IA 50266
Tel: 1-515-414-3200

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Attn AnnElise Walsh
JDRF 1026 A Ave NE, Cedar Rapids IA 52406

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Evelyn, Marion, and LucettaI am so very sorry to read of Lloyd's passing. I have a lot of memories of your family because of being Regina's classmate and visiting at your house when we were in high school. You have my sincerest sympathies.Bonnie Huffman Baker

Bonnie Huffman Baker Nov 8 2017 12:00 AM

Shelly and family,Sorry to hear of Lloyd's passing. Thank you for all the times that Derek was with your family as he and Daniel were best of buds for many years. You are in my prayers at this difficult time. May God bless you allSusan Randall Meiners

Susan Randall Meiners Oct 27 2017 12:00 AM

Shelley and family,Hugs and prayers during this very difficult time. Cousin Dina

Dina Oct 26 2017 12:00 AM

Darrin and family, I am sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in your memories and with each other. Sincerely, Cynthia Fairchild

Cynthia Fairchild Oct 24 2017 12:00 AM

So sad hearin about this lose. Lloyd was such a hardworking and amazing dad. Was definitely my second home and he always made me feel welcome and even gave me my own nickname to fit in. Will be thinking of you all in this hard time. Love always"Karla"

Kayla Oct 23 2017 12:00 AM

There were many miles between us and I only got to see him every couple years but the times we had together were good ones. We both enjoyed deer hunting and that is what brought us together. May God's grace and peace be yours in abundance as you mourn Lloyd's passing. Clint Zehr

Clint Zehr Oct 23 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Hayes

Anders family Oct 23 2017 12:00 AM

Lloyd, the short time, I got to know you, we became good friends, You will be missed, and am sure, you are at a better place, no more suffering. God'Blessing to you and family.

John and Joan Sieren Oct 21 2017 12:00 AM