Robert G. Hayes, 76, of Virginia Beach passed away Thursday, October 6, 2022 at his home.
Known to many as “Purple” Hayes, he was born February 25, 1946 a son of the late George and Katherine Moe Hayes.
He was a former survey technician with NOAA and he thoroughly enjoyed riding his Harley and deer hunting. He never met a stranger.
Surviving are his wife, Judy Hayes; sons, Rob Hayes (Kathy) of Fort Ashby, WV and Jay Calfee of Virginia Beach; sisters, Tudy Frye of Warrington, VA, Susan Hayes of Catlet, VA; brother, Bill Hayes (Christine) of Front Royal, VA; grandchildren, Ashley Waechter (Mark), Shelby Hayes (Jimmy), Kierstin VonHagel, Karissa Collett and Cody Collett as well as five great-grandchildren.
A celebration of his life will be held in the future. You may visit AltmeyerFH.com to share memories and offer condolences to the family.
Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1801 Baltic Avenue, Virginia Beach is honored to serve the Hayes family.