Rosary for Mary E. Hayes,
90, of Nampa, who died Monday, July 8, in a Nampa hospital,
will be recited at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday
at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Nampa, by the Rev. George F. Fahey,
S.M., of St. Paul's Catholic Church.
Mrs. Hayes was born Dec. 26. 1894, in Minden, Neb., to
Thomas and Malissa Walker Cavanaugh, and was reared and
educated there. She attended the College of Saint Mary at
Omaha and received her bachelor's degree in education and
thereafter taught for several years in Nebraska.
She married John E. Hayes on Jan. 3, 1917, in Elm Creek,
Neb., and they farmed in Nebraska until moving to Nampa in
1941 where they owned and operated the Hayes Livestock Auction
until 1957. Mr. Hayes died in July, 1965.
She was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church and of the
She is survived by one daughter, Patricia Hayes of Boise;
three sons, John E. Hayes of Caldwell, Thomas W. Hayes of
Nampa and W.J. "Mike" Hayes of Green River, Wyo.; two sisters,
Belle Cavanaugh and Bridget Veal, both of Minden, Neb., 11
grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and