C. Paul Hays

August 27, 1950 ‒ April 04, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

C. Paul Hays, age 60, of N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2011 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Paul was born on August 27, 1950 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Herbert and Marie (Goosens) Hays. He worked 30 years as a loyal employee for the Rolls Royce Company and was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose and Local #90 both of Mount Vernon. Paul enjoyed camping and playing golf with family and friends.

He is survived by his loving wife, friend and partner of 23 years, Gretchen (Glockner) Hays, a son, Erick Hays of Columbus, a granddaughter, Lyndon Hays, two step daughters and three step grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m. in Friendship Cemetery. Rev. Warren Outhwaite will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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