Verne Hawk Obituary

Verne R. Hawk
Verne Hawk
Verne R. Hawk

March 19, 1921 - July 14, 2007
Resided in Windsor Heights, IA
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Obituary

Verne R. Hawk, 86, of Windsor Heights died of heart failure Saturday, July 14, 2007 at Mercy Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 20 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery.

Verne was born in Des Moines and spent his early years in Stuart, IA. He and his wife, Maxine, built their Windsor Heights home in 1952 and developed neighborhood friendships which continued until his death. Verne worked in sales and real estate before moving to the bulk mail handling center of the U.S. Post Office where he worked until retirement. He was an U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He enjoyed the years spent with his daughter at her horse competitions.

Verne is survived by two nephews, Craig and Dennis Jacobs, and other extended family members. He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine (McCartney) Hawk and daughter, Janet.

Memorial contributions are being directed to the National Parkinson’s Foundation.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, July 20, 2007
10:00 AM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Friday, July 20, 2007
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Friday, July 20, 2007

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National Parkinson's Foundation
1501 N.W. 9th Avenue/Bob Hope Road
Miami, FL 33136-1494