Posted by Laura Sinacori - email
CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WECT) - Sunday friends and family of former actor Pat Hingle set sail to commit Hingle's ashes to sea.
They gathered aboard the Royal Winner Princess to pay a tribute to Hingle, who would have turned 85 on Sunday.
He passed away in January after a long battle with cancer. Hingle had moved to Carolina Beach 15 years ago after working on a movie there.
He dedicated much of his time to many local causes and helped young actors, while performing in many local productions on stage.