Obituary: William Ralph Hays |

Obituary: William Ralph Hays

On Sept. 3, 2010 William “Ralph” Hays, 93, died in his Carson City home. He

was born on Dec. 8, 1916 in Waveland, Ark. Ralph was most proud of his

service to his country as he was a World War II survivor of Pearl Harbor.

Ralph leaves behind his wife Marianna; two sons Dr. Rev. Michael Hays and

Terry Hays; daughter Nancy Hays Pippin; eight grandchildren and eight great-


Ralph’s funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sept. 16 at

FitzHenry’s Funeral Home, 3945 Fairview Drive, Carson City. The graveside

service will follow with a 21 gun salute at the Lone Mountain Cemetery in

Carson City.