Linda Sue (Rogers) Hayes, 66, of Brazil passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 in St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis after battling ovarian cancer with her loving family by her side. She was born in Brazil on August 18, 1951, the daughter of George S. Rogers and Shirley Ann (Lalen) Rogers.
She was a 1969 graduate of Brazil Senior High School. Linda was a group leader of Media Test for Sony DADC, where she worked for the last 25 years before her illness.
Linda was a big fan of the Van-Dells and enjoyed seeing their concerts every year at Forest Park. She also enjoyed watching the Pacers and had season tickets for the Colts. Linda loved to travel to Disney World, Cancun and The Kalahari Resort. Her family was very important to her and she cherished every minute with her daughters, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents; a niece, Tonya Pickett; and a brother-in-law, Gunther Knoll.
Survivors include her two daughters, Sherry Lewis (Rick) and Kenna Hitt (Tony); two sisters, Cheryl (Rogers) Pickett and Vicky (Rogers) Knoll; four grandchildren, Stephanie Schopmeyer (Chad), Shyanna Lewis, Alex Hitt and Tyler Neville; two great-grandsons, Kolton and Kayson Schopmeyer; a niece, Heather Kanzia (Jason); and a nephew, Steve Knoll (Evelyn).
Services will be conducted on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 1:00 PM in Lawson-Miller Chapel, 1702 E. National Ave. with Reverend Jeff Bridgewater officiating. Burial will be in Summit Lawn Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled from 4:00 to 8:00 PM Tuesday May 29, 2018 in the funeral home. The family kindly requests that memorial contributions may be made to: Ovar’coming Together, 2625 N. Meridian Street, Ste. #108, Indianapolis, IN 46208