January 12, 2017
Kenneth F. Hayes, 87, of Watertown and formerly of Clayton passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Hospice of Jefferson County.
Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Clayton will be at the convenience of the family. There will be no services and arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.
Ken was born in Clayton on November 4, 1929, son of Gerald E. and Muriel E. (Sherman) Hayes and he was a 1947 graduate of Clayton High School. For many years he worked in the construction industry, working for himself as a truck driver and carpenter.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Muriel A. Hayes, Watertown; his son and his wife, Larry F. and Janet Hayes, Lancaster; his daughter and her husband, Sharon A. and Larry Booth, Philadelphia, NY; two grandchildren and six great grandchildren; and his brother, Ralph Hayes, Clayton. His brother, Darrel S. Hayes, died in 2010.
Donations in Ken's name may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to his family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.