Jack Edward Haligus65, died at Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville, North Carolina on September 8, 2022.
Mr. Haligus was born on September 9, 1956 at Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, DC. Jack worked in auto repair and manufacturing until his retirement. In his spare time, he enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, taking trips to the beach, and spending time at the lake house in Michigan with his family. Jack was known for his uplifting and humorous personality. He always found a way to make people smile and laugh. Jack was always ready to help a friend in need.
Jack was predeceased by his father, John Antrup; and his ex-wife, Lorena Williams.
Jack is survived by his fiancée, Helen (Nellie) Bacon; his mother, Arlene Antrup; and his fur baby and devoted companion Sarah Jane. He is also survived by three children, ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. His proudest achievement is his family. His children are: his daughter Amy Haligus (Jason Benfield) of Statesville, NC, his daughter, Cassie VanBelzen (Bud) of Holton, Michigan, and his son John Haligus (Cassandra Stacy) of Statesville, NC His grandchildren are: Adrian Haligus, Audriana Goram, Anthony Haligus, Keegan Benfield, Kandon Benfield, Madison Bartlett, Adrian Van Belzen, Kimala Neal, Kato Perry and Ember Perry. His great-grandchildren are: Brody Jack Bartlett and Noah Rhyley Benfield. Jack also leaves behind his closest friend, Lance Fullerton of Florida.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 11 a.m. at the Nicholson Funeral Home Chapel. Friends and family may visit family from 10 a.m. until service begins.
In lieu of flowers, donations to offset the cost of services can be sent to GoFundMe for Jack Haligus at https://gofund.me/739243cc
Condolences can be sent to the family online at www.nicholsonfunerals.com.
Nicholson Funeral Home serves the family.