Michael R. Hayes

Born: Sat., Jan. 14, 1950
Died: Mon., Sep. 11, 2017


3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sun., Sep. 17, 2017
Location: Gang Memorial Chapel

Funeral Service

6:00 PM Sun., Sep. 17, 2017
Location: Gang Memorial Chapel

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Michael R. Hayes

September 11, 2017

Michael Roy Hayes, 67, of Syracuse died September 11 In Van Duyn Rehab and Health Care Center.  He was born in Syracuse, New York to Frederick and Ruth Hayes.  Upon graduation from Central Technical High school, he enrolled in Syracuse University and completed the Electrical Engineering program.  While at SU, he also joined and completed the US Air Force ROTC.  

He then served in the USAF for twenty years as a civil engineer and was pleased to travel widely in Europe, Asia and the USA.  He retired as Major and then began a second career as a civilian Electrical Engineer.  He worked for Maniktala Associates, C & S Engineering and, briefly, IDP Engineering.  It also gave him great pleasure to work for H & R Block and then Total Financial Services as a tax preparer.  He reached the level of Enrolled Agent before retiring as a preparer.
He loved running, Bridge and all things computer.

He is survived by his wife, Cynthia, and sisters Sharon (Bill) LaRouche and Nancy Hayes and numerous beloved nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Sunday 3-6pm at Gang Memorial Chapel with a service at 6PM

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Georgia Schadt
   Posted Wed September 13, 2017

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by Georgia Schadt.

Dear Mikey -Keep running with the angels - George

Audrey Schadt
   Posted Wed September 13, 2017
Good-bye Uncle Mikey!

Edward Lenhardt
   Posted Thu September 14, 2017

TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent by Kerry and Ed Lenhardt.

We offer our deepest sympathies. Mike's personality brightened the world and he gave much to all of us. May his eternal rewards be far greater. We will miss him.

John Przepiora
   Posted Fri September 15, 2017

THE COLOR OF MEMORIES TABLE ARRANGEMENT was sent by John Przepiora and Carol.

The CNY Engineering community was blessed with Mike's presence. His tireless work and friendship will be missed.--John Przepiora and Carol

D.M. Syed
   Posted Fri September 15, 2017
My condolences to the family.
Rest in peace Mike

Syed(H&R Block)

Frank Roma
   Posted Mon September 25, 2017
Cindy, I very sorry for your loss. Mike was a great force in our engineering society. He was a friend and a colleague to me. We seemed to see eye to eye on many issues. I will miss him

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