Charles Walter Hayden, passed away February 9th, 2021. He was born August, 16, 1935 in Louisville. He was a proud retired Chief Petty Officer 1st Class with the United States Navy. He served over 20 years in Naval intelligence having been awarded the Navy Achievement Medal, 5 Good Conduct Medals and National Defense Service Medal. He was a graduate of Saint Xavier High, class of 53.
He is preceded in death by his daughter, Charlotte.
He is survived by his wife, Penny; son, Walter "Nick" (Peg); daughter, Frankie (Ben) Rogers; sons, Michael (Heather), KC (Jennifer), Daniel (Mary); and sister, Joann. He was also blessed with 13 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren (all whom he loved so much and you could find in the yard with him).
Visitation will be Monday 11-2, Stoess Funeral Home, Crestwood. Funeral service will begin at 2. Interment will be private.
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