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In Loving Memory

Hays, Melinda “Minna”

Melinda “Minna” Hays  Sunday, February 4, 2024.  Beloved sister of Jim (Angie) Hays, Barb (Ray) Kountzman, Mary (Brad) Zachry, Mike Hays, Rosie (Bobby) Wagner.  One of her favorite titles was “Aunt Minna” as she had kids in each of her nieces and nephews.  A special niece of Nancy Soaib, cousin and special friends Kathy DePung and Dixie Tucker.

She was a longtime employee of Tri-Star Mercedes-Benz who never met a stranger.  She was a sweet, beautiful, kind, perfect sister, aunt and friend, above all she was the boss of all of us.

Services:  Funeral from Kutis South County Chapel 5255 Lemay Ferry Road to Mary Mother of the Church Mass on Friday, February 9 at 11 a.m. Interment Shepherd Hills Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to Alzheimer’s Association, appreciated. Visitation Thursday, February 8, 4-8pm.


9 thoughts on “Hays, Melinda “Minna””

  1. Barbie and Family, Your Sister was the kindest, most gentle person anyone ever knew!! I’ve already been missing her, along with everyone here at MBSTL, but I’m glad she is finally at peace. Prayers to you all. RIP My Friend!!

  2. Dear Barb,
    Please accept my condolences on the loss of your dear sister Melinda. May God rest her soul. Melinda is now free of pain and suffering and gets beautiful wings to fly like a peaceful angel. Melinda was a very lucky sister to be surrounded by her caring brothers and sisters like Barb !
    You are in my thoughts and prayers
    Jackie Batanian

  3. Hays Family – Sincerest condolences to all of you. I know my Kathy was right up front and center to welcome her home to her eternal reward. Though she is gone now, her legacy of love will live in your hearts – timeless and treasured – until you meet again.

  4. To all the Hays sisters and brothers my deepest sympathy for the lost of Minnie. I knew her for many years and she was always a very warm and friendly person. I know she will be greatly missed by the many who knew her.

  5. Hays Family,
    I have missed Melinda for so long now. I am happy she is now at peace and can look down on all those who loved her so much.


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