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Eileen Hayden, 90, Of Yonkers, Worked At Carvel’s And Yonkers Raceway

YONKERS, N.Y. - Eileen Hayden (nee Griffin) of Yonkers died Thursday, Dec. 12. She was 90.

Hayden was born Jan. 15, 1923, to James and Nora (Foley) Griffin in Yonkers where she was raised and attended local schools. She worked at both Carvel's and Yonkers Raceway.

Hayden is survived by her children, Arthur (Kathleen) Hayden and Nora (Joseph) Kirwan; four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. She was predeceased by her husband, Walter; siblings James, John, Cecila Mahoney, Marion Griffin, Teresa Walsh and Alice Woods; and son, Walter.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. in Christ the King Church. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery.

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