George Hawkes

Obituary of George Hawkes

Hawkes: George Edward 'Ed'

A resident of Leamington, George Hawkes passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Franklin Gardens Long Term Care at the age of 64. He was born in Kingsville and was the son of the late George Sr. and Madeline Hawkes. Dear brother of Jennifer Hawkes and Sandy Kapitan, Ed graduated from Centennial College with a Business Diploma and from Durham College as a residential home inspector. He was a former employee of Habitat for Humanity (Windsor), Jaymar Plumbing Supply (Markham) and North York Hydro. Ed enjoyed hands on work such as renovating homes, meeting people through his retail jobs, loved dogs, reading, doing puzzles even though as he put it he wasn’t good at it, working on his computer and was quite involved with his church working on different committees. Cremation with interment at Erie Memorial Gardens , Leamington. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at