Martin Pat Hingle, 84, of Carolina Beach died Saturday January 3, 2009 at his home with his wife at his side.
Pat was born in Miami, Florida July 19, 1924 the son of the late Clarence and Marvin Patterson Hingle. A veteran actor whose career included a recurring role as Commissioner Gordon in several Batman movies in the 1990’s.
Surviving are his wife of 29 years Julia Hingle, sons William Hingle and wife Nancy of New City, NY, Gregory Swanson and wife Judy of Dallas TX, daughters Jody Smith and husband Jerry of PA, Molly Manitone and husband Charles of NJ and Katherine Joy and husband Richard of Spokane, WA, and eleven grandchildren.
A public memorial tribute to veteran actor Pat Hingle will be from 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Sunday, January 25, 2009 in the Main Stage Theater of the Cultural Arts Building on the campus of UNCW.
On a later date Pat’s ashes will be scattered at sea during a private ceremony.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to UNCW Pat Hingle Theater Guest Artist Fund, 601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099