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“I was in Florida attending to my own mother's death and its aftermath when I heard of Phil's passing due to this tragic accident. As a fellow...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: William C. Lamb - Mullica Hill, NJ

“Sue, Phil, Thomas and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I was a co-worker and friend for many years and truly enjoyed every time our paths...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: Gary Young - Sicklerville, NJ

“The world was a better place with you in it Phil! I'll miss our conversations and the "Hey kiddo" you always said to me in passing at work. My...Read More »
3 of 38 | Posted by: Debbie Rambo - Carneys Point, NJ

“The Shadwells send their deepest condolences to the entire family. He was always the nicest person during our kids days at caravel. He was as I say a...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Steve Shadwell - Bear, DE

“So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
5 of 38 | Posted by: Ryan & Justin Marando - Bear, DE

“My thoughts and prayers are with Susan, Phil and Thomas during this very difficult time. May you experience God's comforting presence. Phil was a...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Brian Falla - Townsend, DE

“I am sorry for this loss. Phil was my Navy roommate back in Winter Harbor Maine in 1980, going to technical training there, when computers were still...Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: Michael Clark - Middletown, NJ

“I am so sorry to hear about your husband. Sue, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
8 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

“Susan, Phil, Thomas & family, my thoughts and prayers to all of you. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 38 | Posted by: Tina Severn - Perryville, MD

“We are so very sorry for your loss and the pain and agony you are going through. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you! His spirit will live...Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: The Friedbergs - Wilmington, DE

“We are so very sorry for your loss. Your family is in our prayers-Mike and Wendy Welker ”
11 of 38 | Posted by: Wendy Welker - Raleigh, NC

“To Sue, Phillip, and Thomas we extend our sorrow on your profoundly heartbreaking loss. Phil was a great guy and neighbor. Always ready with a...Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: Larry and Linda Boyer - Beat, DE

“We are so sorry for you loss....we just recently met him in Florida..a personality bigger than life. He is amongst the Angels! ”
13 of 38 | Posted by: DAWN BLADEN - TAMPA, FL

“Steve,Paul,Chuck I am so sorry for your loss. Please know I am thinking and praying for you guys. ❤ ”
14 of 38 | Posted by: Laurie Miller(Levitt) - MA

“You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. There are no words that can be said to take away pain. May you find comfort with your family and...Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Penny and Michael Wipf - DE

“Steve, Paul, Chuck and the rest of the Hastings families, I'm so sorry for your loss. Phil was a great guy and will be sorely missed. Our condolences...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Ed Bird - Belchertown, MA

“Susan I am so sorry for the loss of your husband and father to Phillip and Thomas. Please know that you, Phillip & Thomas will be in my prayers and...Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Debbie MacEwen - Newark, DE

“This is so sad. I choose to remember how much fun you were, to work with, to watch our kids play hockey, and to just hang out with. Phil, you left a...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

“You will truly be missed my friend. My son and I loved playing racquetball with you on Friday afternoons. Praying for your family during this...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: John Gibson - Salem, NJ

“So sorry for your loss. I know he was a wonderful husband, father and friend. God bless you all. Prayers for your family and all who knew and loved...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Leann Ferguson - Middletown, DE

“I loving memory of Phil.God Bless you Phil, may you rest in peace with the Lord in Heaven. ”
21 of 38 | Posted by: Steve Smith - Turnersville, NJ

“Very sorry to hear of your loss and Phil's very sudden passing. Phil always had a kind and witty sense of humor, which I enjoyed. I used to stop by...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear about the loss of Phil. May he rest in peace, and may his family heal through their faith and the many wonderful memories. ”
23 of 38 | Posted by: Rick Palma - Newark, DE

“Phil will be missed. He was a great friend and mentor. He cared for people and enjoyed life. I have known Phil for over 20 years and enjoyed being...Read More »
24 of 38 | Posted by: Jack Southers - DE

“It was my honor to have had the opportunity to know Phil. He was a valued co-worker and great person. ”
25 of 38 | Posted by: John Jorett

“I have known Phil for quite a number of years from working at PSEG and you couldn't have found a nicer person and a pure gentleman. If Phil was...Read More »
26 of 38 | Posted by: Cindy Mahala - Carneys Point, NJ

“I worked with Phil for a long time. I appreciated the help he was always so eager to offer. I will miss his sense of humor but mostly I will his ...Read More »
27 of 38 | Posted by: Bruce Smith - Kennett Square, PA

“I have worked for Phil for the past 8.5 years. He was an incredible boss... fair, fun, reasonable, and many other positive things. He loved his...Read More »
28 of 38 | Posted by: John Harris - Shiloh, NJ

“Phil was a great friend to me back in high school and I have so many great memories of just hanging out together. So many laughs....he was my best...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Ronnie Drumm - Windermere, FL

“Susan and boys. We are deeply sadden with Philips passing. You are all in our thoughts and we are praying for you. As neighbors, we are there if you...Read More »
30 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

“My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
31 of 38 | Posted by: Al Miller

“Paul, Jen and Bre Our thoughts are with all of you at this most difficult time. Hugs. ”
32 of 38 | Posted by: Bev Cousins - Family

“Our deepest sympathies to Phil's family, you are in our prayers. He was truly a special person and a joy to be near. John and Thanh Boyer ”
33 of 38 | Posted by: John Boyer - AL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Roger Butler(Ben Hastings grandson) ”
34 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

“As a co-worker and friend, Phil and I shared many good conversations and laughs together in the several years that we knew each other at work. Phil...Read More »
35 of 38 | Posted by: Joseph Volence - Reading, PA

“Philip, I am sending my love and prayers to your family. Your sons are much too young to lose you and your beautiful wife will surely miss you. I...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: Sharon Hastings-Godfrey - CT

“To the family sorry for your loss Phil was a very nice person.May God continue to Bless you in your time of need. ”
37 of 38 | Posted by: Joyce Gregory - Pilesgrove, NJ

“You were the most warmest and kindest man ever. You may have been a little wild when I babysit you as a kid but you did us proud as a man! You...Read More »
38 of 38 | Posted by: A friend

Navy Emblem

Philip Raymond Hastings, age 54, of Bear, DE, formerly of West Springfield, MA passed away on July 1, 2016 in Bear, DE.

Philip graduated from Springfield High School, Class of 1979. He served in the United States Navy, where he was Honorably Discharged. He was an Information Technology Manager at PSE&G.

Philip is survived by his wife, Susan and his sons, Phil and Thomas of Bear, DE; his brothers, Steve and his wife Angela, Paul and his wife Jennifer, Chuck and his wife Michelle.

Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Beeson Funeral Home, 2053 Pulaski Highway, Newark, DE 19702, from 1:00pm-3:00pm, where a service of remembrance will begin at 3:00pm. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rick Gegenheimer, 1522 Dempsey Rd., Knoxville, TN 37932.

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