Joseph A. Hayden, age 96, of Newtown, PA passed away peacefully on May 24, 2023 at Sunrise of Newtown Square Assisted Living.
Mr. Hayden was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He moved to Trenton, NJ after his military service during WWII. He lived in Newtown, PA and settled there in the early 2000s. Joseph was a proud US Airforce veteran and Merchant Marine and retired from the Trenton New Jersey Police Department.
Joseph was a collector of the arts, loved antiquing, enjoyed music, as well as watching horse racing and baseball games. He was a very sociable gentleman, loved telling stories, jokes and above all else, he loved spending time with his close family.
Son of the late Christopher Joseph and Mary (Morris) Hayden, husband of the late Joan (Mannix) Hayden; Mr. Hayden is survived by his children, Janel and Tyler Steinhoff. As well as Sharon, Joseph, Melissa, and Moira. Joseph also has many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews that will cherish his memory.
Services for Mr. Hayden will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Joseph’s name may be made to the Dementia Society of America (www.dementiasociety.org).
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