CUBA CITY, Wis.—Ralph Hastings, age 63, of Cuba City, Wis., died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, at home in Cuba City.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, at the Law-Jones, Savanna with a visitation one hour prior to the service from 1-2 p.m. Inurnment will be in Savanna Township Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to share in Ralph's life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.
Ralph was born May 6, 1957, in Savanna, the son of Clifford and Hazel (Fulrath) Hastings. He attended Scales Mound and Joliet schools.
Ralph worked at Dubuque Packing House, Farmland Packing, Addoco Palet Co., Eagle Window & Door and also worked as a security guard at the Dubuque Greyhound Park & Casino. He liked to work!
Ralph enjoyed going to tractor pulls, Fourth of July in Shullsburg, Wis., and watching the hot air balloons as they gave rides to tourists. He loved the outdoors, especially sitting and watching the birds, squirrels and raccoons near his home. Most of them were well fed.
Ralph is survived by his son, Clifford Hastings of Dubuque, Iowa; his daughter, Anna Hastings of Dubuque, Iowa; two grandsons, John Abrams Jr. and Carter Logan; three stepchildren, Stacey Stowers of Dubuque, Iowa, Jeremy Hammill of Florida and Suzanne Hammill of Dubuque, Iowa; three step-grandchildren, Alex, Scotty and Ezrahlynn; a sister, Shirley (James) Hoyer of Stockton; two brothers, David Hastings of Dubuque, Iowa, and Willard (Christy) Hastings of Warren; and two sisters-in-law, Cathy Hastings and Shirley Hastings, both of Shullsburg, Wis.
Ralph was preceded in death by both parents; two brothers, Duane and Clayton; a sister-in-law, Margaret "Maggie"; a nephew, Dean Hastings; and a great-nephew, Daniel.