Jack William Hayes
A Royal Canadian Legion Service will be conducted on Thursday Nopvember 8, 2018 at 5:45 PM. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 6:00 - 9:00 PM, and on Friday one hour prior to the service.
MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow, ON

Lochalsh Cemetery
In Memory of
Jack William Hayes
March 31st, 1952 - November 3rd, 2018

Place of Death

SBGHC- Kincardine


Jack William Hayes of RR3, Lucknow died at Kincardine Hospital on November 3rd, 2018 at the age of 66. Beloved husband of Rose (Wain) for 44 years. Dear son of Marion Hayes of Goderich. Missed by his children Jim of Kincardine, Art & Denise of Ailsa Craig, and Mary Beth at home. Loved papa of Samantha, Julie, and Julie's brother Harlan. Survived by his siblings Betty & Tom Brown of Owen Sound, Kathy & Maurice Thiebault of Linwood, Maurice & Lorna of Alberta, Linda & John Ashworth of London, and Sue & Len Kunkel of Mitchell, and by his in laws John & Dianne Wain of Auburn, Cynthia & Bill Kolkman of Alberta, Sarah & Jeff Cox of Bracebridge. Predeceased by his father James, brother Allen, and his in laws Sam & Phyllis Wain, sister in law Mary Wain, brothers in law Fred Wain and Rick Brown. Jack was a long time dedicated member of the Royal Canadian Legion Lucknow Branch. He loved his family. He could often be found puttering away on projects, wandering through the fields or relaxing as he mowed the lawn. A Legion Branch 309 service will be conducted at MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Thursday November 8, 2018 at 5:45 PM. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 6:00 - 9:00 PM, and on Friday 1 hour prior to the funeral service which is conducted at 12:00 PM.


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Message from Deanna Reavie2018-11-09 20:35:43

My deepest sympathy, Rose, to you and your family in the loss of Jack. My prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Message from Art Bolton2018-11-09 10:31:11

Dear Rose and Family:

Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.  I enjoyed working with Jack as part of Advantage Seed Growers amd Processors Inc.  I am certain that his good will and knowledge will be missed by all the shareholders in the Company. 

Art Bolton

Message from Len and Wilma Clarke2018-11-08 21:02:42

So shocked to hear the sad news.   Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.   Len and Wilma

Message from Kim (Harper) Heimpel 2018-11-08 19:39:09

I am so sorry for your loss. I send my deepest condolences to your family. I will keep all of you in my prayers. 

Message from Carol Brownrigg2018-11-08 14:17:52

Please accept my deepest sympathy for the sudden passing of Jack. He was our daughter Nadine's father-in-law and Papa to our grandaughter, Julie.  He was helpful to us at tax-time, as he completed our tax returns.  He will always be fondly remembered by our Brownrigg family.

Message from Jessica Kunkel with Ari and Emrick Qureshi2018-11-08 10:56:29

Rose, Jim, Art and Mary Beth,

We are so sorry to hear of the sudden loss of Uncle Jack.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time.  Please take solace in the knowledge that he will be remembered fondly by all who knew him, and lives on in our collective memories.  

Love always, 

Jessica, Ari and Emrick


Message from Larissa Brooks2018-11-08 07:44:21

I am very sorry for your loss. Jack was a good man with a kind heart. I am glad that I had a chance to talk to him this summer. 

Message from Barb & Bruce Willits2018-11-07 19:40:32

We are so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. He fought so hard against everything that was thrown at him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Message from The Wylds family2018-11-06 16:32:51

Sincere sympathy to all of Jack’s family. He will be missed by everyone.  Warren Wylds & Linda,Donna, Ken & Steve

Message from Marlene Cooper2018-11-05 20:49:05

To all the family our deepest sympathy, our love and prayers at this saddened time.


Allie Hayes & Marlene Cooper 

Message from Brad Humphrey2018-11-05 18:29:53

Very sorry to hear about Jack. My deepest condolences. Our thoughts are with your family.

Message from Kim and Wayne Phillips2018-11-05 12:45:17

Rose, Jim, Art and Mary Beth- we are truly sorry to hear of Jack's passing.  We are thinking of you all at such a sad time.  Know that you are in our thoughts.

Message from Lorna Hayes2018-11-05 10:25:02

We would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family. We are deeply saddened by the passing of your husband & best friend Jack, and a wonderful father to your children and a loving Papa to his grandchildren. He will be missed by all that knew him. Love Maurice and Lorna Hayes

Message from Pat and Harvey Livingston2018-11-04 14:09:41

Rose and family: We were shocked to hear about the sudden death of Jack. We wish you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

Pat and Harvey

Message from Joan and John pollard2018-11-04 13:47:27

Dear Rose and family,,,,,,john and I Were so shocked and saddened to read of Jacks sudden passing. John saw him just before we left doing the yearly legion audit. Thoughts. and prayers are with you at this difficult time,,,,,,,he will be truely missed Joan and John 

Message from Jeff & Dayle Taylor2018-11-04 11:06:10

Dear Rose and family;

Such sad and shocking news! Please accept our deepest sympathy. Jack's knowledge, service, personality, and friendship will truly be missed around RCL Branch 309.

Jeff & Dayle


Message from Sean and Sarah Dalrymple2018-11-03 21:47:50

Dear Rose and family: 

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Jack was a great man who will be remembered fondly.

Sarah and Sean