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Steven M.  Hayes

Obituary for Steven M. Hayes

February 10, 1973 - November 30, 2017
Bull Valley, Illinois | Age 44

Loving Son, Brother, Uncle and Friend


Steve was a warm and thoughtful son and brother, an admired uncle, and a cherished friend to many.
He was born in Park Ridge, Illinois on February 10, 1973 and passed away November 30, 2017. He grew up in McHenry, Illinois and graduated from McHenry West High School in 1991. After graduation, he attended college at Southern Illinois University.
Steve began his career as an apprentice and became a Journeyman Finisher with Ironworkers Local 63 and most recently was a locomotive engineer with Teamster Local 575.
Steve enjoyed watching sports, spending time with family, friends, and his dog, and was a video game enthusiast.
Steve is survived by his parents, Michael and Carol Hayes (Koester) of Bull Valley; his brother, Scott (Christina) Hayes of Wonder Lake; his nephew, Parker Hayes; his niece, Carlee Hayes; his aunt Jeanne Amann (Hayes)of Round Lake; and cousin Ron Pallach of Antioch.
He was preceded in death by his beloved grandmother, Dolores Koester of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and grandparents Johnny and Gloria Hayes of Chicago, Illinois.
A private ceremony will be held for the immediate family.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, his family suggests memorial donations directed to Anderson Animal Shelter, 100 S Lafox St., South Elgin, IL 60177.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Anderson Animal Shelter
    100 S. Lafox St.
    South Elgin, IL 60177

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Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory

591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
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