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Radford John Hayden service held

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Radford John Hayden of Eastpointe, Mich. passed away on Monday, Feb. 7, 2011 after a brief illness. He was 55.

Rad is survived by his beloved wife of 26 years, Delia, and son Peter of Eastpointe, Mich.; mother Joan Hayden of Chesterton; sister Therese and three nieces, all of Chesterton; and brothers Tom and Marty of Houston, Texas, Fritz of Westmont, Ill., and Clare of New Lenox, Ill.; and 23 nieces and nephews, all of whom will miss him dearly.

Rad dedicated his life to medicine, working tirelessly as an orthopedic Physicians Assistant for 30 years. He was a past president of the Michigan Association of Physician Assistants (MAPA). He served on the American Academy of Physicians Assistants, and he was a member of the American Society of Surgery of the Hand. Rad was also an Affiliated Associate Professor at U of D Mercy College.

Services were held in Michigan.






Posted 2/18/2011