Carol Martha Hasson

July 1, 1948 - January 18, 2020

          Carol Martha Hasson, age 71, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020.

          Born in Wilmington, DE on July 1, 1948, she was a daughter of the late Patrick Joseph and Anita Herta Anna (Porwoll) Beaston.  Carol was a 1966 graduate of St. Elizabeth’s High School.  She worked at the DuPont Experimental Station until she left to pursue her true calling of making a loving home for her family.

           Carol was a selfless and devoted caregiver to many, including her husband and in-laws.  She had a love of the outdoors, especially boating, the beach, camping, and birdwatching.  Carol enjoyed cooking and baking and loved spending time with her family.

          In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Donald Clarence Hasson; and sisters, Elizabeth Beaston and Eileen Noonan.  Carol is survived by her children, Daniel E. Hasson, Diana C. Rager (Jason), and David D. Hasson (Courtney); siblings, Kevin Beaston (Elizabeth), Patrick Beaston (Bunnie Pangan), Mary Anne Sawyer, Kathryn Auger (Robert), and Patricia Snow; granddaughter, Miki Aurora Rager; and many nieces and nephews.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Saturday, January 25, 2020, in the Chapel at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11 am.  Interment for Carol and her husband will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

          In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Carol’s memory to the Food Bank of Delaware, 14 Garfield Way, Newark, DE 19713.


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  • Our hearts are heavy and sad, we loved her so, praying that God will grant peace and healing to all of you as you struggle with Carol’s death, loving thoughts, Joan and Chuck

  • Dan & Family:

    I am so sorry for your loss. I only met Carol a few times, but she always welcomed me warmly. The kind, thoughtful, and compassionate children Carol raised are a testament to the quality of her character as both a wife and mother, and a reflection of life that was both well lived and well loved.

    Please accept my deepest condolences during this difficult time. If there is anything at all I can do, please don’t hesitate to reach out. I love you guys.

    – Ryan

  • We send our heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your sweet and loving mom. Carol was truly a kind and gentle person who loved her family with all her heart. She will be missed.

  • Diana and family,

    I am very sorry for your loss. Your mom was such a kind and very sweet lady. You remind me so much of her.
    Please know I will keep you and your family in my prayers. I know you have many memories you will cherish forever.
    Debbi Cammock and family

  • Mary Anne and family,
    Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Carol was a wonderful loving person who will be dearly missed. My deepest sympathy.