|The death has occurred of Michael E. Hackett, 78, of Lunenburg, Boston and formerly of Tombeagh, Hacketstown, Co. Carlow. Michael died peacefully on December 30, 2017, in Boston with his wife Elaine at his side.
Mike is predeceased by his sister Florence and his parents Richard and Elizabeth.
Mike is survived by his wife, Elaine (Donovan) Hackett; four brothers and sisters-in-law, George and Kate Hackett, Richard and Jenny Hackett, William and Ursula Hackett, Brendan and Imelda Hackett; four sisters, Alice Connolly, Dolly Whelan and her husband, William, Breeda Byrne and her husband, Anthony and Anne Moore, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.
Burial will take place in Boston on Saturday 6th January. Mass for Michael will be held in Tinock Church on Sunday the 7th January at 9.30 am.
Donations, if desired, can be made to Cure Alzheimers Fund, curealz.org/donate in Memory of Mike.