Michael L. Hastings, Jr., age 30, of Northampton Street, Warwick, died on July 4, 2012 at Rhode Island Hospital.
Born in Warwick, and a life-long resident, he was the son of Michael L. and Brenda L. (Keane) Hastings. He was a 2001 graduate of Pilgrim High School.
Besides his parents, he leaves his sister, Melissa S. Hastings-Schultz and her husband, James of Cranston; his nephew, Kyle Michael Schultz; his maternal grandparents, Edward F. and Rita M. Keane of Warwick; his God-mother, Tamara J. Keane of Warwick; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was the grandson of the late Richard T. and Gertrude M. Hastings. Michael was our hero.
His funeral was held on Saturday, July 7, from the Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, 1328 Warwick Ave., Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Timothy Church, 1799 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. Burial was in Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to The Impossible Dream, 575 Centerville Road, #4, Warwick, RI 02886, or the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 931 Jefferson Boulevard, #1005, Warwick, RI 02886