February 2, 1915 ~ April 18, 2007
April 18, 2007 at age 92. Predeceased by his wife, Harriet(Koetzle), daughter, Cathleen Cubiotti, brothers, Donald and Gerald Hayes and sister, Bernice M. Arnold. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughter, Mary A.(David)Smith of Knoxville, TN; sons, Donald C.(Carol)Hayes and Jack L.(Linda)Hayes of Winchester, VA; stepson A. Richard(Andrea)Koetzle; 16 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Thomas was a long-time resident of Chili and Greece. He retired from Gleason Works after more than 40 years of service. Family and friends may call on Sunday from 4-7PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14626. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, 11:00AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Interment, St. Pius the Tenth Cemetery, 295 Chestnut Ridge Rd., Chili, NY. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Edna Tina Wilson Living Center, 700 Island Cottage Rd., Rochester, NY 14612 or to a charity of your choice in his memory.