Carl “Wayne” Hasty
October 16, 1939 ‒ January 07, 2019
Carl “Wayne” Hasty, Jr, age 79, passed away on January 7, 2019 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. The son of Carl and Phebe Hasty, he was born Oct. 16, 1939, in Charleston, WV.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary Gregg of Delaware, OH; daughters, Anne Caswell Racine (Darren) of Alpharetta, GA, Beth Moten (Scott) of Temecula, CA and Mary Lynne Hasty of Raleigh, NC; grandchildren, Isaiah & Olivia Moten and Reed, Blake, Logan & Caden Racine; sister, Jean Shafer of Jacksonville, IL; nephews & nieces.
He was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Ruth Alice Hasty.
In his youth, Wayne was an active member and leader in the Boy Scouts of America. He shared in expeditions to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico & national jamborees in California and Valley Forge, PA. He earned the Eagle badge in 1955 and was guided throughout his life by the principles of the Scout, Oath, Laws & Motto of “Be Prepared.”
Wayne graduated from Danville (IL) High School in 1957 and from Northwestern University in 1961 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. He also received a master’s degree in Public Relations from Ohio University.
He was a corporate communications/public relations practitioner for 40 years, first with Newport News (VA) Shipbuilding and later with American Electric Power. Wayne retired in 2002 and he and Mary Gregg, enjoyed an active life in central Ohio from 1996 – present.
His family was a special source of enjoyment. He viewed them as a blessing and served them with support and encouragement in many youth sports and through the sharing of lifetime “wisdom”.
Wayne will be remembered for his ready smile, positive attitude, friendly manner and great sense of humor.
A Celebration of Life service will take place on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 2:30 pm in the Summit Room at Willow Brook at Delaware Run, 100 Delaware Crossing, Delaware, OH.
Contributions in Wayne’s memory may be made to Stonybrook Church, 435 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna, OH, The Leukemia & Lymphona Society, 2215 Citygate Dr., Columbus, OH 43219 or the Willow Brook Foundation, 100 Delaware Crossing West, Delaware, OH 43015.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is assisting the family.
To share a fond memory of Wayne or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com