A celebration of the life of longtime golf professional John Hayward will be held Sat., Feb. 8 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Cardinal Golf Club, near Newmarket, Ont.
Hayward died Wednesday at the age of 59 at Southlake Hospital in Newmarket. A Class A golf professional, he worked at various golf courses in Ontario, Quebec, Alberta and Manitoba, including Elm Ridge Country Club, Royal Montreal, Summerlea, Lionhead and Cardinal.
He is the brother of Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Mary Ann Hayward, winner of numerous provincial, national and international tournaments, and he is a former coach of the John Abbott College men’s hockey team.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.