Darryl Love was born on July 30, 1960 to the late Leroy P. Hayes, Jr. and Dolores D. Love. He quietly slipped away to be with his Heavenly Father on December 22, 2020.
Darryl (fondly known as Zeke) was raised in Madison, NJ where he was educated in the Madison School District.
He joined the United States Army after High School finishing basic training at Fort Dix, NJ. He completed two enlistments: one in Hawaii and one in Fayetteville, NC.
He worked at Signature Flight Support located at the Morristown Airport in Florham Park, NJ for the past 14 years as an Air Concierge. He did his job with excellence and left a positive impression on everyone he met.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Madison.
Darryl loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and family. Darryl will be remembered for his humor, always fooling around and joking with people. He always had a smile on his face!
He leaves to cherish his memory one daughter Tasha Love Davis (Marcus) and one son Darryl Love, Jr. (Verniece); two grandsons (Mekhi and Aiden Love); six sisters: Candice Love Ferguson (Gregg), Jacqueline Love, Helen Love Richardson, Lori Stokley (Fletcher), Rachelle Hayes, Dawn Hayes and one brother Leroy P. Hayes, III (Dumpy). He also leaves his fiancé Vera White; Aunt Janet Winston; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family members and friends.
Darryl was predeceased by two brothers Ronald Preston Love and Dean Hayes.
Darryl was deeply loved and will be sorely missed by everyone. He will always stay in our hearts.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a memorial visitation held from 1:00PM to 4:00PM on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at the Madison Memorial Home, 159 Main Street, Madison. A memorial service to celebrate Darryl's life followed by a military honors service will be held at 2:00PM at the funeral home during the visitation. The family understands that some may be unable to attend due to the pandemic. For those that wish, the memorial service will be livestreamed on the Madison Memorial Home Facebook Page.
Inurnment will be held privately for the family at Evergreen Cemetery, Morristown.