Obituaries » John E. Hawk
July 16, 1961 - August 30, 2018
John E. Hawk, 57, of Harrod, passed away at 4:33 PM on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born on July 16, 1961 in Lima to John J. and Lillian (Carter) Hawk, who both preceded him in death. On October 22, 1994, he married Sue Youngpeter, who survives in Harrod.
John was a heavy equipment operator for the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 18. He grew up farming and enjoyed everything about the farm. He was an avid dirt track racing fan and had been a sprint car driver in years past at Limaland and other local race tracks. Above all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Surviving in addition to his wife are his brother William (Stacy Shafer) Hawk of Lima; his sister Aleda Hawk Fetter of Indian Lake; his niece Kayla (Craig) Hawk Dahlinghaus of Lima; his nephew Adam (Danielle) Hawk of Harrod.
He was preceded in death by his sister Gayle Hawk.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 in Liberty Chapel Cemetery, 7590 Sandusky Road, Lafayette, with Pastor Todd Cosart, officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to The National Pancreas Foundation, www.pancreasfoundation.org
Condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com