Margaret J. Hayes, 93, of Monticello passed away at 2:08 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 at Carle Hospital, Urbana.

Margaret was born on May 21, 1926 to Ray A. and Lelah W. (Patrick) Albert. She married Robert E. Hayes on June 3, 1945. He passed away Nov. 8, 2001.

Margaret is survived by her daughter, Erin (Stony) Lane of Monticello; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons Mark, Joe, and Gary Hayes.

Margaret was a homemaker and loved reading.

Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at the Monticello Township Cemetery with Jerry Dusenberry officiating.

Memorials may be made to Faith in Action.

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