THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Nancy Lee Hayward
Nancy Nana (Waloway) Hayward, 77 , passed away on Monday, Sept. 23 after a courageous battle with ALS.
Born Jan. 13, 1936 to Emil and Virginia (Lucus) Waloway in Menominee, she married the late Jack Hayward on Aug. 25, 1962. She worked at BAMC for 30 years where she held many positions, retiring in 1999.
She loved and enjoyed life to the fullest, had a passion for gardening and music, was a member of the Bethel Lutheran Church choir in Menominee and also sang in special cantata choirs. She could be found polka dancing at Equity and other places every Sunday, rain or shine and also enjoyed nature, animals, birds and taking care of her pets.
Her memory will be cherished in the hearts of her two sons, Brian Hayward of Green Bay and Shane Hayward of Milwaukee; two daughters, Sherri Hayward of Green Bay and Susan Thyne of Mascoutah,IIl; two granddaughters; two grandsons; a great-granddaughter; four brothers, Ron(Linda) Waloway, Richard (Phyllis) Waloway and Ralph Waloway all of Marinette, Roger Waloway of Green Bay; a sister, Susie Chernetski of Marinette and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Emil and Virginia Waloway; step-mother, Mary Waloway and two brothers, Russell and Robert Waloway.
Friends called from 3 p.m. until time of services at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Menominee. Rev. Scott Ehle officiated with burial in Forest Home Cemetery, Marinette. Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home assisted the family.