Donald Hayford
September 6, 1931 - May 15, 2017
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Donald E. Hayford, 85, died May 15, 2017. He was born September 6, 1931, in Dunkirk, New York, to Arthur W. and Mona (Burns) Hayford. While growing up, he attended public schools in Westfield, New Jersey, Dunkirk and Syracuse, New York, and Hopewell, Virginia, graduating from Hopewell High School in 1949. He attended Virginia Tech…

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Diane Reinke left a message on July 31, 2017:
I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Don. You don't really know me but I was a member of St Edward's when you worked there. I always thought you were such a nice lady. So I wanted to express my sympathies to you and your family.
Mary Tinberg left a message on June 6, 2017:
Donna and family, I am so sorry to read of Don's passing. I will keep all of you in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.
Bob and Sharon Meier left a message on May 25, 2017:
Dear Donna and family, we haven't seenyou in a long time but have such fond memories of Cindy and Melanie playing soccer through the years and all the coaching Don did. He was a patient and kind man, and the world was better because of him. Treasure the memories.
Leigh Kuehl-Stormer left a message on May 24, 2017:
Donna and Family: We are holding you and the rest of the family in our prayers in the loss of Don. He was such a kind and gentle man and I always thought a lot of him. I can remember when he would always offer to help mom and I with the christmas decorations and never complained. He was a true inspiration to this world and the next. I know you will miss him but I bet he can teach those people up in heaven a lot of his takents that he had here on earth. I still miss my mom and dad and my brother a lot. I don't go a day without lighting my memory candle of my mom. But I do know she is in a better place where there is no more hurting and sickness. We will continue to remember you in our prayers in the coming days ahead.
Karen Dorn left a message on May 24, 2017:
Dear Donna and Family Donna, I know it has been a long time since St. Edward days for you... I saw your husband's obituary in the paper. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. May God give you the peace and comfort only God can give. Remembering you and your family in my prayers.
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Cathy Houst left a message on May 22, 2017:
Donna, With deepest sympathy! Csthy Houst & Johhny & Charly
Curt Esser left a message on May 22, 2017:
Donna - my condolences to you and your family. May he R.I.P.
John and Mary Jo Pohl left a message on May 20, 2017:
Donna and Family, We send our sincere sympathy to each of you on the loss of Don. We have fond memories of the years Jenny and Cindy were involved in school, sports, and other activities they shared together. Our thoughts and prayers blanket all of you at this difficult time.
Sheila and Earl Porter left a message on May 20, 2017:
So sorry for your loss. He was a great friend and will be missed.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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