Martha S. Hayes

  • Died: December 9, 2019
  • Location: Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania

Kish Funeral Home

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Tel. (610) 359-1111

Tribute & Message From The Family

Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-grandmother

1926 - 2019

Martha S. Hayes (nee Simpson), age 93, passed away on December 9, 2019, wife of the late Hartley (Bruce Hayes) (1966). Martha reared her three children on her own and worked as an Executive Secretary for General Electric, and then Wyeth Laboratory. After retiring, volunteering for Delaware County Memorial Hospital, Information Desk, bringing her joy and comfort to all.

Martha loved the Lord with all her heart, to sing, dance and spend time with the Wyeth Carolers. She enjoyed the warmth of the sun, trips to Boston, Mexico, and the beach any time, decorating her home, creating beautiful gardens in her yard, and entertaining family and friends throughout the year. She especially loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survived by 3 Beloved Children: Ronald (Paula) Hayes, Diane Hayes, and Marlene (Dan) Zirolli. 8 Loving Grandchildren: Christina Hayes, Grace Hayes, Daniel Zirolli, Mary Therese Knab, Victoria Zirolli, Marlena Feliciano, Catherine Zirolli, and Patrick Zirolli, and 5 Great-grandchildren: Danny, Eddie, Henry, Sophia, and Olivia.

Relatives and friends may attend a viewing on Monday, December 16, 2019, 6:00 - 8:00 PM at the KISH FUNERAL HOME 2811 WEST CHESTER PIKE, BROOMALL, PA 19008 (on D'Anjolell property) Relatives and Friends may also attend a viewing, Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 10:00 - 10:45 AM, in the Church of SS Simon & Jude, 8 Cavanaugh Ct., ( Rt. 3 & Rt. 352) West Chester, PA 19382. Funeral Mass, to follow at 11:00 AM. Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA 19026