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Allen Hayes

May 26, 2019

Allen Hayes 64, left this earthly life, Sunday May 26, 2019 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita, Kansas.  He was born February 25, 1955 in Eureka, Kansas to Forest and Doris (Lewis) Hayes.  On March 31, 1984 he married Vickie Thomas in Wichita, Kansas and she survives of the home. 

Allen was an active member of the Newton Christian Church where he served as head usher. 

Allen graduated high school from Thornton Colorado High School.  He worked at Boeing in Wichita as a tool crib attendant for several years.  Following his time at Boeing he worked at several area school districts as a custodian including, Sedgwick, Newton and Valley Center. 

He enjoyed being outdoors working in his garden and tending flowers.  He also enjoyed bowling, coaching softball and serving others. 

Allen is survived by his wife; daughters Nicole (Brett) Loeffler of Sedgwick, KS and Becky (Jerry) Stow of Lafayette, CO; 4 grandchildren Matthew Stow, Isaac Stow, Emily Loeffler and Kylee Loeffler also survive. 

He is preceded in death by his parent’s brother Tom and sister Carolyn; he is also preceded in death an infant brother. 

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday May 31, 2019 at Newton Christian Church with Pastor Justin Braker and Pastor Steve Friesen presiding. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at Petersen Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Burial will be in the Brainerd Cemetery Rural Butler County, Kansas. 

Memorials are suggested to Victory in the Valley in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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10 thoughts on “Allen Hayes

  1. We love you Dad (Grandpa) and you will most definitely be missed

    Love, Stow Family

  2. Sorry for the loss of Allen. We have lots of memories and he will be missed Cindy and Kevin Thomas

  3. We are with you in thought and prayers. May you all find peace in this time. You will see each other again.

  4. I will miss your smiling face. What a sight it must be to be received into His loving arms. I will see you someday. ❤😇

  5. Condolences on the passing of your husband and father, grandfather. May he Rest In Peace.

  6. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Vicki and the family. We love you and are so sorry for your loss. Heaven has gained a saint!

  7. Vickie and Families,
    Thinking of you with Heartfelt Sympathy, Love and Prayers. May all your beautiful memories sustain you at this sorrowful time.
    Love,
    Uncle Jack and Aunt Janet Shupe

  8. I was so blessed to know Allen. He was one of those rare folks who would ask you how you were and really want to know the answer. He had such a big heart for people. I am saddened to hear of his passing.

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