Phyllis Hayward

Obituary of Phyllis Hayward


(nee Di FRANCO)

Passed away surrounded by friends and family on Thursday, April 14, 2021 at Princess Margaret Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Frank Hayward, grateful sister of Michael Di Franco, loving mother of Steven and Mark, devoted grandmother of Frances, Edward, James and Leo, caring mother-in-law of Katherine and Sara, Phyllis will be fondly remembered by all of her family as well as the many dear friends who she loved. Phyllis would also like to thank her entire medical team at Princess Margaret and Toronto General Hospitals. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 19th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge Street (at Goulding, south of Steeles). Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, April 20th at 10 a.m. at St. Gabriel’s Passionist Parish, 670 Sheppard Avenue East, Toronto. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Wellspring Westerkirk House ( who made such a difference to her in her final year. Condolences may be made at