The Daily Item
McCLURE — William Baird Hawk, 71, of Stage Road, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
He was born Oct. 22, 1942, the son of Julia (Snook) Hawk and the late Claude Hawk.
William was a graduate of West Snyder High School and served in the Army. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
He previously had been employed at Standard Steel in Burnham until retiring.
He was a member of Christ Church, Beaver Springs, and the McClure Rod and Gun Club.
William enjoyed hunting and recycling scrap metal.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Rick and Stacey Hawk, Randy and Sandy Hawk and Brad and Deb Hawk, all of Selinsgrove; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Gloria and Jack Wagner, of McClure, and Harriet and Gerald Botdorf, of McClure; and eight grandchildren, Jessica Hawk, Meghan Hawk, Randy Ladawn Hawk, Andrew Hawk, Kimberly (Hawk) Webb, Stephanie Hawk, Cody Hawk and Joshua Hawk.
Friends and family will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday in Christ Church, Beaver Springs, followed by a memorial service at 6 with Pastor Doug Miller officiating.
Arrangements are by the Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown.