Obituaries

Kevin James Hayes

November 28, 1961 - June 6, 2017

Kevin James Hayes

Obituary

Kevin James Hayes, 55, of Belvidere, IL. , died peacefully on June 6, 2017 in Rockford, IL.  Born November 28, 1961, in Belvidere, son of James “Buck” and Carol (Butram) Hayes. Kevin married his sweetheart, Rogena Hooper, on March 31, 1989 in Belvidere. He attended Belvidere High School and graduated from North Boone High School, class of 1980.

Kevin was employed at his family’s business,Hayes Carpentry and Repair for many years and went on to be a journeyman carpenter with Carpenters Local 792. He was also a service technician  for CSC Service Works. His interests included motorcycles, carpentry and was an all- around handy man who could fix many things.

Kevin is survived by his loving wife, Rogena; parents, James and Carol; step daughter, Amanda (Wil Kladek) Hooper; daughter, Cassandra Hayes; son, Marcus Hayes; sister, Anita Hayes, brother, Brad (Jill) Hayes; brother in-law, Michael Draheim; grandchildren, Quinn Hayes and Hunter Smith; and daughter in-law, Kyle Smith; and many nieces and a nephew.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Earl and Thelma Butram; paternal grandmother, Faye Holstine; and sister, Sandra Draheim.

A Time of Sharing will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. in Belvidere. A visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., until the Time of Sharing. Memorials may be made to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Saturday, June 10, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., until the Time of Sharing.

Saturday, June 10, 2017
12:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A Time of Sharing will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. in Belvidere.

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Rogena, I am a fellow Booner, and so sorry for your loss. May God hold you in the palm of His hands as you go through this. 💜😢

Merry Moody Shane 2017-06-15T10:52:28

Kevin was a gentle soul who I knew in high school. He recommended our class song fre bird and now he is. My graduation picture is with him taken by my parents at the ceremony at North Boone. I am sorry to hear about his passing. My sympathies to Rogena and family.

Sandra Nelson 2017-06-09T02:22:02

Gina, I’m really sorry to hear about Kevin’s passing. It’s really sad but I know what what you are going through for me kids lost here father in March which was a friend of Kevin’s

Janet Schoepski 2017-06-08T22:10:57

Gena: Kevin is no longer in pain and now at peace. Praying for you and your family during this difficult time.

Gina Rubino 2017-06-08T19:28:10

Buck & carol,.I have no words to tell you how my heart breaks for you..I’m so sorry to hear about Kevin. All my prayers are with you both, may all your happy memories bring you peace. Love you both……….Patricia Waits Shelton

Patricia Waits shelton 2017-06-08T17:38:28

Our heartfelt condolences to all of you…So sorry to hear of Kevin’s passing. May you find peace in all of your memories, and may he live on in your hearts forever~
The Trotter family

Lora Trotter Blazer 2017-06-08T17:08:44

we are so sorry for your loss. sending big prayers out to all of you.

Jeff and Pennie Beres 2017-06-08T15:09:27

My deepest sympathy goes out to the Hayes family. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Shannon Romero 2017-06-08T11:06:06

We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers to the whole Hayes family.

Terry and Debbie Kroll 2017-06-08T02:17:33

My condolences 2 all the familys of Kevin.. he will b dearly missed RIP….My heart goes out 2 all of you in this time of sorrow May God b with you all…..

Lucychavera 2017-06-08T02:09:54

So very sorry for your loss……
Keeping you all close in thoughts and prayers…our deepest sympathy to your family
F R.O.G……..to get you through this time

Donna Warehime 2017-06-08T01:49:56

I’m so sorry Rogena for your lost very hard to believe. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Karla Hart

Karla Hart 2017-06-08T01:47:44

My condolences go out to the Hayes family ! Kevin was a great person !

Mike Anderson 2017-06-08T01:41:39

May fond memories sustain you, especially during this difficult time.

Ann Johnson 2017-06-07T21:22:53

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Quint and Kathy Albrecht 2017-06-07T20:29:34

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