Sunnyland Furniture sales executive Mike Hayes passes away
January 2, 2013,
DALLAS - Mike Hayes, a sales executive with Sunnyland Furniture, passed away Dec. 20 after a brief illness, the Dallas-based retailer announced. He was 72 years old.
Hayes passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife and immediate family at a Plano,Texas hospital, according to an email from Sunnyland Furniture President David Schweig.
"For the next 10 years, Mike Hayes was the top sales producer on our sales floor every year," Schweig said in the email. "He was instrumental in raising the bar as the consummate professional on our sales floor that became the envy of the outdoor casual furniture industry."
Hayes' family requested that any donations made in his memory be sent to:
Union Gospel Mission
3211 Irving Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75247
Sunnyland Furniture will host a celebration of Hayes' life at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8 at the store. Please RSVP to either Schweig or Kelley Reeder at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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