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Richard Day HAYWARD

Male 1928 - 2009  (80 years)


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  • Name Richard Day HAYWARD 
    Born 26 Aug 1928  Machias, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Feb 2009  Machias, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jacksonville Cemetery, Jacksonville, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    • OBITUARY: RICHARD DAY HAYWARD
      Bangor Daily News, Saturday, February 21, 2009

      “MACHIAS - Richard Day Hayward, 80, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at his home, after a short battle with cancer. He was born Aug. 26, 1928, in Machias, the son of the late Lowell R. and Christine L. (Day) Hayward. Richard attended schools in Wesley. Mr. Hayward was a U.S. Army veteran and served his country in France, becoming honorably discharged with rank of private first class. Upon his discharge, he worked in the woods harvesting lumber and hauled lumber for many years. In 1960, he became employed by the U.S. Postal Service Machias as a highway contract mail driver. He was responsible for mail delivery to seven communities including Machias. In 1970, he was appointed custodial laborer, maintaining facilities at the U.S. Posostal Office, Machias and several other offices in Washington County. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service in 2004 with 44 years of service. Throughout the years, he owned many acres of blueberry land, cultivating, mowing, haying and manicured his tract for income. This provided many jobs to local area kids. He enjoyed deer hunting, picnics with his buddies, and loved to joke with family and friends. He shared 53 years of marriage with Thelma "Timmie" (Clemons) Hayward of Machias. In addition to his wife, family members include his children, Terry Hayward and fiancé, Audre Watson, of Northfield, Sherry Preston and husband, Chris, of Machias, Ronny Hayward and wife, Laurie, of Marshfield, Ronette Hesseltine of Alton and Richard J. Hayward of Hampden; grandchildren, Whitney, Serena, Melissa, Michael, Meghan, Ryan, Erica and Drew; a great-grandson, Dustin; siblings, Vivian Leighton of Florida, Lowell R. Hayward Jr. of Machias and Barbara Gay of Machias; several niececes, nephews and cousins. He will be sadly missed by a close friend, John Hayman of Danforth. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two infant children, Jill Marie Hayward and Mary Lisa Hayward; and siblings, Julian Hayward and Angigie Cox. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visit with the family 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Cooper Street, Machias. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Centre Street Congregational Church, Centre Street, Machias, with Pastor Betty Duzen officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CancerCare of Maine, care of Healthcare Charities, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402. Spring burial will be held at Jacksonville Cemetery, East Machias. www.bragdonkelley.com.”
    Person ID I2608  Lowell&Block

    Father Lowell Rollins HAYWARD,   b. 26 Mar 1893, Wesley, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1967, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Christine Lois DAY,   b. 3 Dec 1900, Wesley, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1997, Machias Port, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1919  Wesley, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thelma Chalmers CLEMMONS 
    Children 
     1. Terry Dale HAYWARD
     2. Sherry Gale HAYWARD
     3. Ronny Allan HAYWARD
     4. Mary Lisa HAYWARD,   b. May 1959, Machias Port, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1959, Machias Port, Washington, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     5. Jill Marie HAYWARD,   b. May 1961, Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1961, Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F1134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Aug 1928 - Machias, Washington, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Feb 2009 - Machias, Washington, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Jacksonville Cemetery, Jacksonville, Washington, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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