Lucian Angelo "Luke" Haid of Pennsylvania Ave., Palenville died June 17, 2009 at his home. He was 28.
He was born in New York City on September 23, 1980, a son of Peter Haid and Laura Corrado. Peter Haid and his wife Joanne live in Metuchen, NJ and Laura Corrado and her husband Chris Fitzpatrick live in West Hurley. Luke graduated from Archbishop Molloy High School, Class of '98. A weight lifter, Luke enjoyed cooking and worked in numerous restaurants. He was an incredibly nice guy. Everyone loved Luke.
He married Taryn Demchuk on September 8, 2007.
Surviving in addition to his wife and parents are one brother Chrissy Fitzpatrick of West Hurley, his paternal grandparents William and Kathleen Haid of Fresh Meadows. Luke was King of Cousins Rita Marie and Michael Angelo Lenane, Margo, Willis, and Terrence Orlando, Mary, Eileen, Jaclyn, Phillip, Maryjewel, Kelsey and Douglas Corrado, Richard Giordano, Cara Messina, Ryan, Allie and Casey Haid and Matt Nelson. Many cousins, aunts and uncles also survive.
Reposing at the Simpson Gaus Funeral Home, 411 Albany Ave., Kingston on Monday 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Family Church, Fresh Meadows, Queens on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Mt. St. Mary's Cemetery, Flushing.
Directions from the NYS Thruway to the church:
1. Take exit 15 for NY-17/I-287 toward New Jersey for .5 miles 2. Keep right at the fork to continue toward I-287 S/NY-17 S and merge onto I-287 S/NY-17 South 3. Continue to follow I-287 South entering New Jersey in 1 mile 4. Take exit 66 on the left to merge onto NJ-17 for 14.1 miles 5. Merge onto E NJ-4 via the ramp to New York/Fort Lee for 7.1 miles 6. Take the ramp to I-95 N/New Jersey Turnpike N 253 feet 7. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for New Jersey Turnpike/I-95 and merge onto I-95 N/New Jersey Turnpike North; Continue to follow I-95 North, entering New York 7.8 miles 8. Slight right at I-295 S (signs for I-295) for 7.7 miles 9. Take exit 4E-W to merge onto I-495 W toward Manhattan 1.1 miles 10. Take exit 25 toward 164 St/Utopia Pkwy 436 ft 11. Merge onto Horace Harding Expy 499 ft 12. Turn left at Utopia Pkwy 0.7 mi 13. Turn right at 74th Ave 197 ft
Holy Family Roman Catholic Church 17520 74th Ave. Flushing, NY 11366-1529 718) 969-2448