Thursday, August 21st, 2014
Complete Obituary
Gretchen Hayes
  Gretchen Anne Hayes, 83, Celina, passed away at 2:15 p.m. Aug. 19, 2014, at Grandview Hospital, Dayton.
She was born Nov. 8, 1930, in Celina, to Raymond and Cora Bollenbacher Fetters. On March 15, 1950, she married Gordon Hayes, who died Oct. 22, 1999.
Survivors include three sons, Stephen (Kathleen) Hayes, Waynesfield, Michael (Lori) Hayes, Celina, and Jeffery (Carol) Hayes, Celina; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sharon Genereux, Elkhart, Ind.
Deceased is a grandson and sister and brothers-in-law, Mary Lou and Joe Coons and Don Genereux.
She was a very active member of Mount Carmel Church of God and a former Sunday school teacher. She was a former employee of Rockford Locker and a farm wife. She also was a former secretary for the Mercer County Fair Board. She always had time for her grandchildren and loved to read, garden and watch birds.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Mark Wakeland officiating. Burial will follow in Swamp College Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and after 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bangladesh Mission, in care of Mount Carmel Church of God.
Condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Wednesday Night
Cloudy
22%
Thursday
16°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Thursday Night
-1°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Friday
21°
Mostly Sunny
Friday Night
16°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
34°
Slight Chance Snow
22%
Saturday Night
20°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Sunday
35°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Sunday Night
25°
Mostly Cloudy
20%
Monday
40°
Slight Chance Snow
21%
Monday Night
22°
Partly Cloudy
12%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d