Frances Elinore Hayes, age 94, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2019. She is the beloved wife of the late Jeremiah Hayes; devoted mother of Marcelene Rother and her husband James and Diane Lynn Hayes; proud grandmother of Kathy King and her husband Jeff White, Michele Wingate and her husband Steve, Douglas Popp, Jr., Patricia Tuel, Greg Tuel, James Rother III, and Michelle and Dee Deshong; loving great grandmother of 19 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren. Frances is preceded in death by her sister Marie Ritter and her late husband John Ritter.
Frances retired from AAFES in 1981 after 30 years of service. She will be sorely missed by her family and friends. A viewing will be held at Ambrose Funeral Home, 1328 Sulphur Spring Rd, Arbutus, MD 21227 on Wednesday from 3-5pm and 7-9pm. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 11am followed by burial at Loudon Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Frances' memory to either the American Breast Cancer Foundation 10400 Little Patuxent Pkwy #480, Columbia, MD 21044, VFW Post 7472 of Ellicott City 4225 V F W Ln, Ellicott City, MD 21043, or Special Olympics Maryland Commerce Drive #103, Arbutus, MD 21227.
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