Cindra Lee Hayward, 78, passed away Dec. 25, 2021, at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, Calif.
Cindra was born June 21, 1943, in Redding. She graduated from Shasta High School in 1961, where she went on to marry the love of her life, John Hayward. Cindra worked at Old Shasta School as a teacher’s aide for seven years before moving to Trinity Center in 1980. There she and John purchased their second home together where they raised a beautiful family.
John and Cindra celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 24, 2021. Cindra worked at the Trinity County Sheriff’s Department for 13 years as a dispatcher until she retired.
She is survived by her husband, John Hayward; her children, David, Dana and Dennis Hayward; her grandchildren, Cody, Shashena, Dakota and Dustin Hayward; and her great-grandchildren, Remi Lee and Johnathan Daniel Wheller, and Jake Sonny Hayward.
A memorial will be held at a later date, to be determined.