William ("Bill") Wayne Hayes

William “Bill” Wayne Hayes, age 71, passed away unexpectedly on June 5, 2019 in Bellingham, Washington. He will be missed dearly by his family and many friends.

Bill was a lifetime resident of Bellingham. He attended Larrabee Grade School and went on to graduate from the Redwood School. Bill mowed plenty of lawns in his time and put many, many miles on his bicycle. In his travels he made lots of friends, from the southside to the northside of Bellingham. Bill’s very favorite spot to visit was Lee’s Restaurant.

Bill was preceded in death by his father Theodore, his mother Reta, siblings Ted, Ed, Dee, Linda, Fred, and Betty. He is survived by siblings Dorene (“Rennie”), Roger (“Yog”) and his wife Lynn, and Donna, as well as many nephews, nieces, and other relatives.

A graveside service will be held on Monday June 24, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Greenacres Memorial Park (5700 Northwest Dr. Ferndale), followed by a potluck reception at Hovander Park.