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Gross Funeral Home

120 Wrights ST, Hot Springs, AR

OBITUARY

Eleanor H Pascual

December 3, 1931December 28, 2019

Eleanor H. Pascual, 88, went home to chat with the Lord on December 28, 2019 about her three children who preceded her, Bill Pascual, Joe Pascual, Jr. and Elizabeth Faye “Beth” Disney. Eleanor also had one sister, Helen Appeslaugh of Annapolis, MD who preceded her in death.

Eleanor was born December 3, 1931 in Gainesville, Texas to the late Raymond Holden & Viola Franks Haseltine. She married Joseph J. Pascual, Sr. on June 27, 1955 and has resided in Hot Springs, Arkansas since 1972. She was very active in the Virginia Clinton Kelly Democratic Women’s Club, a member of the Virginia Clinton Kelly Birthday Club, and attended First Presbyterian Church. She worked for many years as a legal secretary for various attorneys in Hot Springs. She and her son, Joe, Jr. purchased the first Superior Senior Care franchise in Hot Springs, which she worked until her retirement. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Joe Pascual, Sr.; daughter, Mary Jane “MJ” Sherer (Danny); sister-in-law, Evelyn Racaniello of New York; brother-in-law, Jack Pascual (Terri); grandson Daniel Disney (Katie) and their 2 children Madelyn and Miller; other grandchildren are Lacey Snyder (Travis), Jaime Pascual, Michelle Disney, Angelee Pickle and Donald Disney; several great grandchildren (Shelby & Maddox) and a host of friends.

A special thank you to the caregiver’s “girls” referred by Superior Senior Care; Beverley, Diana, Resa, Karen and Reda who have cared for her the past 3 years. Our family has been truly blessed to find such wonderful and caring people. We would also like to thank the caring staff at Dierksen Hospice.

Pallbearers are Cory Clem, Gerald Stewart, Everett Vincent, Sammy Stathakis, Quincy Hurst, Kevin Thompson and Joe Pascual (nephew).

Honorary Pallbearers are Diane Wells, Claire Martin, Barbara Lewis and Patsy Burtness. Visitation will be Friday 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Saturday at Gross Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Lacy Sellers officiating. Burial will follow at Crestview Memorial Park.

  • FAMILY

  • Joseph J. Pascual, Sr., Husband
  • Mary Jane “MJ” Sherer (Danny), Daughter
  • Evelyn Racaniello, Sister-in-law
  • Jack Pascual (Terri), Brother-in-law
  • Daniel Disney (Katie), Grandson
  • Madelyn and Miller Disney, Great Grandchildren
  • Lacey Snyder (Travis), Grandchild
  • Jaime Pascual, Grandchild
  • Michelle Disney, Grandchild
  • Angelee Pickle, Grandchild
  • Donald Disney, Grandchild
  • Bill Pascual, son (deceased)
  • Joe Pascual, Jr., Son (deceased)
  • Elizabeth Faye “Beth” Disney, Daughter (deceased)
  • Helen Appeslaugh, Sister (deceased)
  • Eleanor also leaves several great grandchildren (Shelby & Maddox) and a host of friends.to cherish her memory.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Cory Clem, Pallbearer
  • Gerald Stewart, Pallbearer
  • Everett Vincent, Pallbearer
  • Sammy Stathakis, Pallbearer
  • Quincy Hurst, Pallbearer
  • Kevin Thompson , Pallbearer
  • Joe Pascual (nephew), Pallbearer
  • Diane Wells, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Claire Martin, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Barbara Lewis , Honorary Pallbearer
  • Patsy Burtness., Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitaion Friday, January 3, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 4, 2020

Memories

Eleanor H Pascual

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Laurel Dykes

January 2, 2020

MJ,
I just heard that your mother has passed. She was such a lovely woman, kind to everyone around her. She was so very proud of her family. My prayers are with you all.

Mitch & Steve Bodemann

January 2, 2020

Joe, MJ and family. We were so saddened to hear of Eleanor’s passing. She was a truly remarkable and beautiful person. We are keeping you in our prayers.

Terry Edens

December 31, 2019

MJ, on behalf of all your friends at Oaklawn Rotary, we extend heartfelt sympathy to you and the entire family for the loss of your dear mother. May God comfort you and give you His peace.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Eleanor was born December 3, 1931 in Gainesville, Texas to the late Raymond Holden & Viola Franks Haseltine. On June 27, 1955 she married the love of her life Joseph J. Pascual, Sr. In 1972 they moved to Hot Springs, Arkansas where they have resided ever since. They attended First Presbyterian Church. She was very active in the Virginia Clinton Kelly Democratic Women’s Club and a member of the Virginia Clinton Kelly Birthday Club. She worked for many years as a legal secretary for various attorneys until her son Joe, Jr. and her owned the first franchise of Superior Senior Care in Hot Springs, which she worked until her retirement.