Tom Hastings, a World War II veteran and civil engineer, died July 12 after a short illness. He was surrounded by his loving family members as he passed at his home in Orlando, Florida. He was 88. He was a native of Shelbyville, son of Joseph Virgil and Rosabel Hastings.
Hastings is survived by his wife Martha, son Tom Jr. and daughter-in-law Janet, son Keith, daughter Janie Ford and son-in-law Bob Ford, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, July 19 at 11 AM at the Willow Mount Cemetery, 321 Dover Street, Shelbyville.