Michael Andrew Hayden
A Celebration of Life service for Michael Andrew Hayden, 38, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Central Christian Church, with Pastor Jeff Gill and Pastor and Pastor Karen Gebhart officiating. Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. An inurnment will be held at a later date at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Mike passed away February 26, 2018, from injuries sustained in a automobile accident. He was born January 16, 1980, in Columbus, to Richard Franke Hayden and the late Rev. Debra Susan (Lamb) Hayden.
He is survived by his father, Richard Franke (Betty) Hayden; sister, Heather (Jim) Craft of Indiana; special niece and nephews that he loved like his own, Gage, Anna, Alex, and Jake Craft, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Mike was a 1998 graduate of Medina High School, where he sang in the men’s chorus, and received his associate’s degree at ITT Technical Institute. He was in the Zanesville Boys Scouts and Westerville Campfire boys and girls. He Attended Camp Christian in Magnetic Springs through high school. He worked for Polaris Automation/ISI. He was an avid comic book collector, movies, especially Johnny Depp.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Frank E. and Margaret (Bolen) Hayden.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Camp Christian, c/o Christian Church in Ohio, 1347 Worthington Woods Blvd Suite A, Columbus, Ohio 43085.
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