Lucille Theresa (Connolly) Hayden,


Lucille Theresa (Connolly) Hayden, age 88 of LeSueur and formerly of the St. Thomas area died
on Monday, June 30, 2014 at the Minnesota Valley Health Center nursing home. She was born
on April 25, 1926 in Scott County to John and Theresa (Pieper) Koenig. She attended Mankato
State Teachers College and taught at St. Benedict, West Concord, Janesville, Morgan and
LeCenter. She married John Connolly July 1, 1952 and he died in 1961. She married Cletus
Hayden a 1963 and he also preceded her in death. She was a homemaker most of her married
She is survived by her son, Kevin (Diane) Connolly of LeCenter. Grandchildren, Sarah Boswell,
David (Brittnee) Connolly and Becky (Ryan Anderson) Connolly.
Siblings, Albert (Roselyn) Koenig of Faribault, Lawrence (Ann) Koenig of Belle Plaine, Robert
(Theresa) Koenig of Belle Plaine, Martha Zweber of Belle Plaine and Jane (Terry) Armond of
Blue Earth. Sister-in-law, Marcella Koenig of New Prague. She was preceded in death by her
husbands; brother, Joseph Koenig; daughter, Carol Connolly; brother-in-law, Tony Zweber and
sister-in-law, Carol Koenig
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. at St. Anne’s
Catholic Church in LeSueur. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass at the church on
Tuesday. Interment will be in the St. Thomas Cemetery in St. Thomas.