|Birth: ||Jun. 6, 1919|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2001|
Funeral services for Esther A. Hays, 81, of Carlisle, were held today at 10:30 a.m. in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.
She died Saturday, March 17, 2001 at Carlisle Hospital.
Born June 6, 1919 in North Middleton Township, a daughter of the late Charles "Red" D. and Gertrude E. Stone Wickard and the widow of Edward A. Hays, she was a retired employee of Erie Frequency Control, Carlisle, with 25 years of service.
She was a member of Brethren in Christ Church, Carlisle, where she was a former toddler teacher, AARP, North Middleton Senior Citizens, and past president of the Ladies Auxiliary of Cumberland Fire Co., Carlisle. She was a former bowler for the Women's Major Bowling League and enjoyed crocheting.
Mrs. Hays is survived by three sons, Ralph E., Robert L. and Randy A. "Rat," all of Carlisle; two daughters, Marlene E. Kruger of Carlisle and Marian G. Cone of Shermans Dale; 17 grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Marguerite A. Righter; four brothers; four sisters; and two grandchildren.
The Rev. Alan Robinson officiated at services. Burial was in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, West Pennsboro Township.
Memorial contributions can be made to Brethren in Christ Church, Deacon Fund, 1155 Walnut Bottom Road, Carlisle, PA 17013.
Charles David Wickard (1877 - 1938)
Gertrude Elizabeth Stone Wickard (1878 - 1962)
Edward A Hays (1908 - 1980)*
Marlene Elizabeth Hays Kruger (1938 - 2009)*
Robert W Wickard (1897 - 1967)*
Emma C. Wickard Rapp (1899 - 1986)*
Harry E Wickard (1902 - 1994)*
Bertha Wickard Brownewell (1906 - 1994)*
Charles David Wickard (1908 - 1925)*
Ethel M. Wickard Henry (1910 - 1985)*
James G Wickard (1912 - 1970)*
Martha Gertrude Wickard Horn (1913 - 1987)*
Esther A Wickard Hays (1919 - 2001)
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