Tom Hayes Sr
Sargent Major - Army

 Thomas Michael Hayes Sr  age 68, of Manassas, VA passed away Saturday, January 14, 2017, surrounded by his family. Thomas was born on August 11, 1948 in New York, NY, the son of the late Thomas J. and Helen (Adamo) Hayes. He earned a purple heart while serving as a U. S Army infantryman during the Vietnam War and later retired as a Special Agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigations. He was a member of the Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, and a member of the Knights of Columbus. Survivors include his loving wife, Barbara A. Hayes, five children: Suzanne G. Brown and husband Donald of Spotsylvania, VA; Mary H. Thompson and husband Joshua of Manassas, VA; Ann Marie Schuping and husband Christopher of Greensboro, NC; Caitlin R. Hayes of Alexandria, VA; Thomas J. Hayes and wife Alexandra of Austin, TX; one sister Maureen Ponte and her husband John of West Hampstead, NY, and six granddaughters. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM Monday, January 23, 2017 at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, VA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at10:30 AM Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, 13752 Mary's Way, Woodbridge, VA 22191. Interment will follow at the Quantico National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105 or Fisher House Foundation, Inc., 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420 Rockville, Maryland 20850 Please sign the Guestbook at


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