Derek Hailes Obituary, A Precious Soul Gone Too Soon – Death
Derek Hailes Obituary, Death Cause – It is with heavy hearts and deep sorrow that we share the news of the passing of Fr Derek Hailes. With profound sadness, we inform you that he peacefully departed this world early on Tuesday, August 1st. As we come to terms with the loss of a beloved member of our community, we also wish to honor his memory by sharing the details of the upcoming ceremonies to celebrate his life. Fr Derek Hailes will be received into St Cyprians on Monday, August 14th, at 4:30 p.m. This will be a time for friends, family, and those whose lives he touched to gather and remember the impact he had on their lives. As we stand united in our grief, we also reflect on the profound legacy that Fr Derek Hailes leaves behind.
A Requiem Mass to honor his life will take place on Tuesday, August 15th, at 1:30 p.m., at St Cyprians. This solemn occasion will be a moment of reflection, where we gather to pay our respects and remember the moments we shared with him. Following the Requiem Mass, a cremation service will be held at Gedling Crematorium. In this time of loss, we acknowledge that grieving is a deeply personal journey. Those who wish to seek solace and remembrance can choose to stay at the church after the service for light refreshments. This will provide an opportunity for friends and family to come together, share stories, and find comfort in the company of one another.
Fr Derek Hailes’ presence in our lives was a gift, and his legacy will continue to shine brightly through the memories we hold dear. As we gather to celebrate his life, let us reflect on the light he brought to the world and find solace in the knowledge that he touched many hearts during his time with us. Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family and loved ones during this challenging time. The impact of Fr Derek Hailes’ life will forever remain in our hearts, serving as a reminder of the goodness and compassion that he brought to the lives of those around him.