Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc.

312 East Locust Street, Clearfield, PA


Thomas A Hayward

August 4, 1936December 20, 2019

Thomas A. Hayward, 83, of Clearfield, passed away Friday, December 20, 2019 at Ridgeview Healthcare and Rehabilitation. Mr. Hayward was born August 4, 1936 in Houtzdale, the son of William and Elsie (Kizer) Hayward. He had driven truck for various trucking companies. Mr. Hayward was affiliated with the Glad Tidings Assembly of God of Clearfield. He was a member of the Osceola Mills Masonic Lodge. Thomas is survived by five children: Thomas Hayward Jr. and his wife Renee of Clearfield, Diane Lefebvre and her husband William of Houtzdale, Mary Hayward and her husband Donald of Brisbin, David Hayward and his wife Gert of Osceola Mills and Theresa Hayward of Clearfield, nine grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren and his brother, William “Bill” Hayward of Houtzdale. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marian J. (Finch) Hayward who passed away January 6, 2010 and whom he married April 24, 1954 in Houtzdale and a sister, Kay Bumbarger. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the Glad Tidings Assembly of God of Clearfield on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM with Pastor Steve DeSantis officiating. Interment will be in Crown Crest Memorial Park. Friends will be received at the church on Saturday from 1:00 PM until the hour of services. The Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield are in charge of the arrangements. To send online tributes go to www.bennettandhouser.com or www.mem.com


  • Celebration of Life Service Saturday, December 28, 2019


Thomas A Hayward

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John & Donna (Finch) Bungo

December 29, 2019

There is a special bond that will always remain in your hearts. May you find peace and comfort in your memories. Our deepest sympathy.