Margaret Young-Hays (Mrs. Howard Hays)
Mrs. Howard (Margaret) Hays, a resident of Benjamin Stephenson Nursing Home, died Saturday in the home. She was a member of Embury United Methodist Church and the Women's Society of Christian Service of the church. Born in Lancaster Township Nov. 8, 1876, she was the daughter of Robert and Louisa (Robey) Young. She was married to Howard Hays in 1919 in Wyoming. Surviving is a sister, Mrs. A.R. Moore of Cedar Grove, N.J. Her husband, two sisters and two brothers preceded her in death. Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Walker Mortuary, The Rev. Edward Henninger, pastor of Embury Church, will officiate. burial will be in Cedarville Cemetery. Friends may call until 4 this afternoon at the mortuary.
Obituary from the Freeport (Illinois) Journal-Standard, 4 Jan 1971. Submitted by: Randy Campbell on 17 Jan 2000