NILES – Rick Hayes, 58, passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at his home.
He was born Sept. 30, 1955, in Leavittsburg, a son of Wesly Hayes Sr. and Vivian Shiley Hayes.
He was a graduate from Leavittsburg High School.
Rick worked for General Motors for many years before retiring in 1990.
In his free time, he enjoyed fishing and hunting. He also was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching NASCAR.
He is survived by one son, Frank Hayes of Niles; one daughter, Amanda (Keith) Standish of Florida; a close friend, Don Hromyak of Niles; one grandson, Tyler Standish; two brothers, Wesley (Carly) Hayes Jr. of Leavittsburg and Robert Hayes of Niles; and four sisters, Jody Bianco of Niles, Susan Martini of Warren, Bonnie (Paul) Newendorp of Streetsboro and Kathy (Bill) Hayes of Niles. He also is survived by several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Chuck Hayes and Roy Hayes; and one sister, Darllen Kondilas
A memorial service will be held 6 p.m. Monday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Niles Chapel.
The Lane Family Funeral Homes, Niles Chapel, 415 Robbins Ave. in Niles, handled the arrangements for Rick.
Family and friends can visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to send condolences.