Hayes, Bernice A. (Beno), Frankenmuth, Michigan

Loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at Frankenmuth Lutheran Home. Age 91 years. The daughter of the late Theron and Elizabeth (Verpooten) Shoaff, Beno was born December 28, 1919 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Herbert Hayes on June 26, 1943. He predeceased her April 10, 1980. Beno was employed as a seamstress for Opportunity Casket Company in Saginaw. Surviving are her daughter-in-law, Paula Hayes, Frankenmuth; two granddaughters, Kady and Don Wendland, Saginaw; Stephanie Hayes, Saginaw; four great-grandchildren, Jacob, Nathan, Johnathon and OliviaWendland; several nieces and nephews. Beno was preceded in death by her son, James C. Hayes. Funeral service will take place on Monday, December 26, 2011 at noon at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Private interment will take place Tuesday in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Frankenmuth Lutheran Home or Hospice of Hope. www.snowfuneralhome.net