Richard J. Hayes

Richard J. Hayes

Richard J. Hayes, originally from Mayfair. Passed away on September 5, 2023 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of the late Dolores E. Hayes (nee Laege), they were married for 66 years. Richard was the devoted father of Richard H. Hayes (Debbi), Vickie Lee Loteckie (Walter), Robert Hayes (Dawn) and Thomas B. Hayes (Paula). Loving grandfather of Walter R. Loteckie, Caitlyn Hayes, Derek Loteckie, Brittany Hayes, Richie Hayes, Madison Hayes, Lindsay Hayes, Bobby Hayes and also survived by 3 great grandsons Gabriel, Castiel and Lucas.

Richard worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer for 20 years. He loved spending time with his family, especially with The boys and grandsons, hunting and fishing.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Richard's viewing on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at John F. Fluehr & Sons Funeral Home 3301 Cottman Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19149, from 10:00AM - 11:00AM, followed by his Funeral Service at 11:00A.M. Interment Lawnview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in Richard’s name can be made to Hospice of the Sacred Heart. 53 Glenmaura National Blvd, Suite 120, Moosic PA 18507  Hospice of the Sacred Heart (  

John F. Fluehr & Sons, Inc.

Funeral Home Serving Families Since 1898

3301 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19149


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