Carrarevaugh, Liscarney, Westport and Chicago, USA
The death has occurred recently of Pakie (Pat) Hastings, Carrarevaugh, Liscarney, Westport aged 71 years. He was son of the late Peter and Ellie Hastings.
Pakie emigrated to America in the 70’s and worked as a carpenter until his recent illness.
He looked forward to his frequent trips home to Ireland to visit family and meet up with many neighbours and friends.
Requiem Mass was celebrated by Rev. Winters and Rev. Madigan at the Church of St Edward, (Chicago) with burial afterwards in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Chicago.
Pakie will be very sadly missed by his wife Ann (nee Costello, Abbeyfeale, Co Limerick), son Anthony (Chicago); brothers Michael (Carrarevaugh), Martin (Manchester), sisters Maureen Flynn (Kings Hill, Westport), Bridie Talty (Cleveland, USA), Evelyn Cosgrove (Bangor Erris), Marian O’Malley (Liscarney) Ann Friel (Drummin), brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
The family wish to thank most sincerely all those who called to their homes. Thanks to those who telephoned, sent Mass cards and messages of sympathy.
Month’s Mind Mass will be celebrated in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Cushlough, on Saturday, January 13 at 12 noon.