September 17, 2009
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 9/20/2009 14:00:00
Alice A. Hay, age 92, resident of Willard, Ohio died peacefully with her family at her side on Thursday, September 17, 2009 in the St. Francis Home in Tiffin. She was born on August 29, 1917 in Miller City, Ohio to the late Christopher and Mary (Kerner) Morman and had been a Havana/Willard resident the majority of her life. She had been a faith member of the former St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Bismark for 66 years before transfering her membership to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. She served the parish in many capacities and experienced this community to be a strong source for her faith-filled life. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother.
She is survived by her four children, Sr. Janet Hay of Tiffin; Tom (Lucy) Hay of Willard; Ken (Donna) Hay of Loudon, TN; and Ruth (Dennis) Meade of Huron; six grandchildren, Tracey Hay of Willard; Troy Hay; Teri Haskins of Elyria; Chris Hay of Colorado Springs, CO; Jackie Lowery of Columbus; and Aubrey Meade of New York, NY; eight great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren; three step-grandchildren, Jason Meade, Erica Coon and Brian Meade all of the Akron area; six step great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mildred Elmlinger of Willard; and Loretta Leis of Tiffin.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Hay in 1996; three brothers; one sister.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Sunday, September 20, 2009 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. A prayer service will at 1:30P.M. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, September 21, 2009 at 11A.M. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with Father Stanley S. Szybka officiating. Burial will follow in St. Sebastian Catholic Cemetery in Bismark. Memorial contributions can be made to Sisters of St. Francis, St. Sebastian Community Center or to donor’s choice. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Janet, Tom, Ken and Ruth,
My deepest sympathy to all of you.
Aunt Alice was a gem, always a lady with a smile and positive attitude. I am so glad that we all got to spend time together in Tiffin. We know that she and Uncle Joe have eternal happiness together.
My thoughts are with you, and I wish I could be there in person. God bless all of you and your families.
Dear Tom and family,
I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Please know you and your family are in my prayers as you navigate through this trying time. Blessings to all of you.
Karen Heisler Sawyer
Our condolences to Sister Janet and your family on the loss of your mother.
Our deepest sympathy to the Hay family on the loss of your mother. Alice was a very special lady and always with such a memorable smile.
Ruthie and family,
Our heartfelt sypamthies to you and your family. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you His strength, peace and joy.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Our sympathies to Sister Janet and her family on the death of her mother. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless.
My Sympathy is with you Sister Janet Hay and Family, on the death of your dear Mother. You are all in my Prayers. God Bless you all.
KEN AND TOM SO SORRY TO READ OF THE PASSING OF YOUR MOTHER. I SEND MY SINCERE SYMPATHY. BARB JONES(ALLEN).