MAPLE MOUNT – Sister Joseph Mark Hayden, 94, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Jospeh, died Frieday, July 25, 2003, at Mount Saint Joseph in her 77th year of religious life. She was a native of Fancy Farm. An educator for 46 years, she taught at St. William, Knottsville (1929-34), St. Alphonsus, St. Joseph (1935-36, 1946-47), St. Joseph, Owensboro (1937-38), St. Lawrence, Daviess County (1941-43), St. Peter of Alcantara, Stanley (1944-46, 1948-49) and Trinity High School, Whitesville (1967-70). She taught in many other schools in the Diocese of Owensboro and the Archdiocese of Louisville and in New Mexico. She retired to the Motherhouse in 1986.
Survivors include a brother, William Albert Hayden of Mayfield; nieces and nephews; and the members of her religious community.
The funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Mount Saint Joseph, where visitation will begin Sunday at 4 p.m., with a wake service following at 6:30 p.m. Glenn Funeral Home in Owensboro is in charge of arrangements. Gifts in memory of Sister Joseph Mark Hayden may take the form of donations to the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, 8001 Cummings Road, Maple Mount, KY 42356.