Carol A. (McGrath) Hayes, 81,died on December 21, 2012. She was the beloved wife of John F. Hayes.
Carol grew up in Brookline and met her future husband while working for Air Canada and he for Pan Am. They raised their family in Woburn, MA, until 1979 when they moved to Long Island, NY., and retired to Cape Cod in 1995. She was a member of Women’s Guild at Saint Pius X Church in South Yarmouth, the Red Hat Society and enjoyed bowling and swimming.
Carol and John shared many wonderful Cape Cod summers with their children, Marie Barth, Linda Loverde, Jack Hayes, Diane Monteleone and Carolyn Levey. In addition to her husband and children she leaves nine grandchildren, Lauren, Stephen, Olivia, John, Brian, Michael, Samantha, Kristin and Kelli.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday December 27, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Drive, South Yarmouth. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday December 28, at 11 am at Saint Pius X Church, South Yarmouth. Burial will follow at 1:15 pm at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, MA.