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Brian Frederick Hayes

November 15, 1958November 13, 2020
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Brian Frederick Hayes, 61, passed away on Friday, November 13, 2020 at his home in Wadesville, Indiana. He was born in Evansville to the late Frederick “Fred” and Geraldine “Gerry” (Koch) Hayes. He was a graduate of North High School.

Brian worked as a machine operator at Koch Originals for 32 years before returning to school to complete the HVAC tech program at Ivy Tech. Following his certification, he worked as a maintenance technician for several companies in the Evansville area.

Brian was a loving husband and father with a kind and generous heart. He loved sharing his world-famous fudge, biscuits and gravy, fried chicken and tomatoes with his friends and loved ones. He also enjoyed fishing, cooking, gardening, working on cars, vacationing in Panama City Beach with family, and action movies. Brian spent many years actively involved in his church through his service as a music director and van driver, and through the Safe House outreach ministry. He had a great sense of humor and could always make people laugh.

Brian is survived by his wife, Kimberly “Kim” (Farney) Hayes; daughters Christina “Tina” (Colin) Ward and Susan (Zack) Hayes; granddaughter, Juniper Ward; sister, Jacqueline “Jackie” (Lee) Richardson; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 16, 2020 at Alexander North Chapel with a short funeral immediately following, officiated by Pastor Steve Phipps. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Vanderburgh County Humane Society. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com.

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Tonya Johnson

November 17, 2020

Kim, I just found out. I am truly sorry. This is heartbreaking. I love you

Ron Dezember

November 16, 2020

I worked with Brian for 34 years. He and I were like brothers and I know God has a special place for him in heaven. I miss you brother.
May you rest in peace.

Miki Crawford

November 16, 2020

Tina and Colin,
Thinking of you and your family today and sending prayers for your family. Love ~ Aunt Miki

Theresa Stiff

November 15, 2020

I'm so sorry to hear of Brian's passing. I will be thinking of all "his girls" he left behind.

Michael Kissel

November 15, 2020

I knew and met Brian from Ivy Tech Community College back in two thousand 10 he was a good person and we later work together in the maintenance field so sorry for all this tragic loss he was looking forward to being retired will always love and miss you man.

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Biography

Brian Frederick Hayes, 61, passed away on Friday, November 13, 2020 at his home in Wadesville, Indiana. He was born in Evansville to the late Frederick “Fred” and Geraldine “Gerry” (Koch) Hayes. He was a graduate of North High School.

Brian worked as a machine operator at Koch Originals for 32 years before returning to school to complete the HVAC tech program at Ivy Tech. Following his certification, he worked as a maintenance technician for several companies in the Evansville area.

Brian was a loving husband and father with a kind and generous heart. He loved sharing his world-famous fudge, biscuits and gravy, fried chicken and tomatoes with his friends and loved ones. He also enjoyed fishing, cooking, gardening, working on cars, vacationing in Panama City Beach with family, and action movies. Brian spent many years actively involved in his church through his service as a music director and van driver, and through the Safe House outreach ministry. He had a great sense of humor and could always make people laugh.

Brian is survived by his wife, Kimberly “Kim” (Farney) Hayes; daughters Christina “Tina” (Colin) Ward and Susan (Zack) Hayes; granddaughter, Juniper Ward; sister, Jacqueline “Jackie” (Lee) Richardson; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 16, 2020 at Alexander North Chapel with a short funeral immediately following, officiated by Pastor Steve Phipps.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Vanderburgh County Humane Society. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com.

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