Saturday, November 19, 2011
William Hayden Sparks
Birth: July 27, 1917 – Death: November 17, 2011
Hayden Sparks was a resident of Maitland, Florida, an artist, architect/builder in South/Central Florida and the Bahamas. A proud Veteran of WW2, ‘Captain’ Hayden Sparks was a decorated fighter pilot. He was a driven naturalist, sportsman, and loved family man.
Hayden is predeceased by his beloved wife, Gerry Sparks, a renowned Orlando-area artist, and daughter, Carol Petalas, also a local Orlando artist. He is survived by his son, Glenn Hayden Sparks, also a builder from Longwood, Florida, and seven grandchildren with ten great-grandchildren.
A public memorial service will be held on November 26th at 1pm at the Casselberry American Legion at 2706 Wells Avenue. The service is being arranged by the family.