Betty Sue Hayes

Oct. 28, 1930 - March 29, 2008

Betty Sue Hayes f Waukesha, formerly of Milwaukee, died Saturday, March 29, 2008, at Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center at age 77. She was born Oct. 28, 1930, in Montgomery, Ala., the daughter of Samuel and Fanny (nee Kelley) Griffin.

On Sept. 4, 1952, she married Roger Hayes at the Gunter Air Force Base in Alabama. She retired in 1988 from the WH Brady Co., where she worked for many years. Betty and her husband lived at Summit Woods for four years, making many good friends.

Betty will be sadly missed by her beloved husband, Roger of Waukesha; her loving children, Ronald (Maureen) Hayes of Milwaukee, Karen (Zaki) Abunegila of New Berlin and Mark (Tracey) Hayes of Dousman; her dear grandchildren, Joseph Hayes, Jennifer (Nick) Lieb, Michael Hayes, Nicole Garland; and her special great-grandchildren, Cameron Hayes and Emma Rose Lieb. She is further survived by her sister, Mammie Lou Kendrick of Evergreen, Ala.; her brother-in-law, Larry Hayes of Virginia; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service at the funeral home. Committal services will immediately follow at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to Odyssey Healthcare Hospice, 10150 W. National Ave., Suite 200, West Allis, WI 53227.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you to Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center and Odyssey Healthcare Hospice for their wonderful care of "Betty Boop."

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.