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Lorne Hackett, of Lucknow, beloved husband of Hazel Hackett and the late Joyce Hackett, passed away at the Wingham Hospital on Thursday August 3, 2023 at age 89. He was born in Ashfield Township on June 22, 1934 to the late Mary (Vint) and J.W. Clifford Hackett. Father of Greg (Chris) Hackett, Brenda (Brian) Steele and Mac Hackett. Greatly missed by daughter-in-law Laurie Hackett, grandchildren Emma, Chase, Jill, Amanda, Sarah (Rob), Brandan, Jocelynne, Jolene (Brad), Hayden and Ava and great granddaughter Paisley. Also survived by sister-in-law Belle Hackett, several nieces and nephews and the Little, Hackett, Campbell and Matthew families. Predeceased by son Brian, grandson Byran and brother Chester Hackett. Visitation will be held at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow, on Tuesday August 8, 2023 from 5-8 PM. A memorial service will be conducted from the chapel on Wednesday August 9, 2023 at 11 AM followed by interment in Greenhill Cemetery.
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Dear Hazel, Greg and Chris, Brenda and Brian and Mac,
We were so sorry to hear about Lorne's passing. He was such a gentle and kind man. I always enjoyed a chat with him and I loved to hear him laugh. I know how much you'll miss him. Our deepest sympathy. Please know we're thinking of you and holding all of your family in our thoughts and prayers. Love Mary Anne (Alton) and Sandy Lemm
Our sincere condolences to Hazel, Greg & Chris & family, Brenda & Brian & family, Laurie & family, Mac & family. Treasuring our fond memories as farm neighbours and fun times over the tears growing up.
Lorne was such a nice man. Know you will really miss him. So sorry for your loss. Hugs to all.
Message from Elda (nee Wylie) and Darryl White2023-08-06 13:54:37
Lorne had a twinkle in his eye and a great sense of humour. Hold on to your memories and turn to them in times of sadness.
Sending our condolences.
Cousin Elda from Ottawa and husband Darryl
Message from Rose Hayes2023-08-06 13:47:03
My sympathies to the Hackett family,Lorne was such a nice man .I always enjoyed see both Lorne and Hazel out at Mary’s for breakfast . I will be thinking of you all at this most difficult time.
Hazel & family
We were saddened to hear of Lorne’s passing. Please accept our sincerest sympathy . Stay strong & hope you will be comforted with all the cherished memories you have shared thru the years.
Please accept my sincere condolences to the entire family.
Message from Anne Lapsley Shantz2023-08-05 08:30:36
I was sorry to hear of the passing of Lorne. On my visits to Fisherman's Cove I enjoyed dropping In for a visit with Lorne & Hazel. I always found Lorne to be a kind and caring man. My condolences to Hazel and the family. May he R.I.P.
Hazel and Family - Sorry to hear of Lorne's passing - Thinking of you all
Message from Valerie & Mike Tanner2023-08-05 07:53:00
Sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Lorne. We spent many good times at their place. I remember we couldn’t wait to get there so we could help gather eggs. Greg, Brian & Brenda were always happy to see us come . Our thoughts are with you all
Valerie & Mike Tanner