Steven David Hayes, 71, of Huntingburg, passed away at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, October 25, 2021, at Cathedral Healthcare in Jasper.
He was born October 22, 1950, in Huntingburg, to Jack and Mary Lou (Bredemeier) Hayes.
While attending Southridge High School, he and Bob Phillips would play Taps for the Huntingburg V.F.W. Memorial Detail. Steve graduated from Oakland City University with a major in music. He was a Yeoman First Class in the United States Navy, where he worked in the administration department for 26-and-a-half years.
Steve had served as a Deputy Coroner for the Warrick County Coroners Department for seven years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his faithful companion, Spatz; and an infant sister, Patricia Hayes.
He is survived by one sister, Lori (Angela) Hayes of Evansville; and close friends, Pam and Allen Fritz and Bob Phillips, all of Huntingburg.
Funeral services for Steven David Hayes will be held at 2:00 p.m. EDT Friday, October 29, 2021, at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Huntingburg V.F.W. post #2366 Memorial Detail and the United States Navy Honor Guard.
Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Friday, the day of the service.
Condolences may be shared online at www.nassandson.com.