Shirley J. Hayes, 80, died at 3:45 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, 2008, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
Born June 10, 1927, in Peoria to Charles and Martha Glaczenski Hersemann, she married Francis “Frank” J. Hayes Nov. 25, 1950, in Peoria. He survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Sue (Gary) Cleveland of Germantown Hills, Nancey DeSola of Chandler, Ariz., and Debbie (Mark) Welch of Washington; one sister, LaVada (Edwin) Fron of Washington; and four grandchildren.
She was an inventory central clerk at Caterpillar Tractor Co. from 1946-50.
Services were Feb. 4 at Deiters Funeral Home in Washington. The Rev. Jeff Browning officiated.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial of cremains will be at a later date.