In Memory of




Obituary for Hayward "Himy" Vaters

Hayward “Himy” G. Vaters of Green’s Harbour passed away suddenly at his private residence on Sunday, July 3, 2022. Himy was 68 years of age.

His loving family:
Spouse of 22 years: Melva (deceased)
Children: Winston (deceased), Bernice, Maxine, Glenn & Danny
Loving grandchildren & great grandchildren
Parents: George Sr. & Lillian- (deceased)
Siblings: Pansy, Marilyn (deceased), George Jr., Tim, Tony, Jake (deceased) Clary, Floss, Dulcie, Lillian, Patsy & Phyllis
And a large circle of other relatives & friends.

By his request, cremation has taken place.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hayward “Himy” Vaters Memorial Fund. Email transfers can be sent to, password: hayward. Please include a note stating what or whom the donation is for.

Condolences may be written to the family at: , on the Memory Wall section of the obituary. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212.

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Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts, Spaniard’s Bay and surrounding areas.