Who Is Kristen Hayes Husband Jimmy Hayes? Kids Parents And Family
Kristen Hayes Husband, Jimmy Hayes, a former hockey player for the Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League, dies of a drug overdose.
Kristen Hayes is a famous American interior designer, businesswoman, and social media influencer.
Hayes was born on November 11, 1989, in Needham, Massachusetts, United State. She was born Kristen Colleen Valente in a Christian family.
The businesswoman is widely famous as the wife of the late hockey player Jimmy Hayes.
She owns and runs a fashion website dealing with skin care products, makeup, and fashion items. She also works as an interior designer.
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Who Is Kristen Hayes Husband Jimmy Hayes?
Jimmy Hayes is a former professional ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League (NHL). He was born on November 21, 1989, in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA.
Hayes played for several NHL teams, including the Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, and Florida Panthers. He began his professional hockey career in 2010 and played in the NHL until 2018.
Hayes was known for his size and physicality on the ice and was often used as a power forward. He was a well-rounded player who could contribute offensively and defensively.
During his career, Hayes played 289 NHL games, and recorded 39 goals and 48 assists for 87 points.
Kristen and Hayes met through a mutual friend and fell for each other on the first met. The couple dated for some time and married on July 27, 2018.
One year after their marriage, the couple gave birth to a baby boy on August 22, 2019.
Kristen Hayes Kids And Family
Kristen was born to her father Thomas Valente, and her Mother, Kelly Valente, on November 11, 1989. Hayes was born and raised in Needham, Massachusetts, United State.
Her Father, Thomas, was a real state agent who worked for J.W Higgins Realty, and her mother, Kelly, was an alumnus of Stonehill Collage.
Kristan has two brothers, Brian Valente, and Casey Valente. They all grew up together in a loving family with their parents.
According to some sources, her brother Brian is currently a sales manager at ObserveIT, and Casey is a manager and account Executive at Tech Target.
Kristen was married to Jimmy Hayes and had two sons. Her first son, Beau Thoams Hayes, was born on August 22, 2019, and her second son Mac Kelly Hayes was born on May 5, 2021.
What Happened to Kristen Hayes Husband?
Kristen Hayes husband, Jimmy Hayes, died unfortunately at age 31 on 23 August 2021.
While Jimmy’s cause of death was not confirmed at the time, it was later found out that the cause of death of the NHL athlete was a drug overdose.
The Boston Bruins player’s death was declared accidental on Sunday, October 17, by the Massachusetts state medical examiner, who cited “acute intoxication due to the combined effects of fentanyl and cocaine.”
Kristen replied, “I was so certain that it had nothing to do with drugs, I really thought it was a heart attack or anything that wasn’t that [drugs]. … It didn’t make any sense, so it was hard.”
Kristen continues to mourn her husband’s death. On October 18, she wrote on her Instagram story, “Though we are shocked and heartbroken beyond words, I choose to remember my husband and the boys’ father by the enormous love and joy he brought us and so many others.”
She added more loving pictures of Jimmy and wrote, “This battle does not define him, and I will still tell my boys every day to #BeLikeJimmy.”
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