Edwin O. Hawk

Born: Mon., Feb. 29, 1932
Died: Wed., Aug. 31, 2016


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Fri., Sep. 02, 2016
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Sep. 02, 2016
Location: Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Sat., Sep. 03, 2016

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Edwin O. Hawk, 84, of Sharpsville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 31st, 2016 at St. Paul Homes in Greenville, PA.  
Edwin was born on February 29th, 1932 to Delbert Duncan and Alice Lewis (Jones) Hawk Sr. in Sutton, PA. He graduated from Summerville High School. Following High School he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Edwin worked as a Furnace Operator for Sharon Steel, 40 years, until his retirement. On February 29th, 1956 he married his wife Joan Kunselman, who survives at home.
He was a member of the Central Christian Church in Hermitage, PA where he cherished his many close friends. Edwin was also a member of the Faithful Club in Hartford, OH and the Sharon Odd Fellows. He loved playing slow and fast pitch softball into his late 50s, baseball for Heathville and Farrell, golf, hunting, fishing, traveling, and attending his grandchildren’s sports.
Edwin is survived by his loving wife Joan Hawk, daughter Patricia Joan (John) Greeno of Mt. Lebanon, PA, son Edwin A. (Ali) Hawk of Masury, OH, daughter in law Sue Hawk of Ithaca, NY, sister Gale (Leon) Smith of Brookville, PA, sister in law Lois Hawk of Brookville, PA, and 3 grandchildren; Emily Nicole Greeno, James Gordon Greeno, Caleb Alan Hawk. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by father, Delbert Duncan Hawk, Sr., mother, Alice Lewis Hawk, an infant brother, brother Delbert Duncan Hawk Jr., and son Harry R. Hawk.
Friends may call Friday, September 2nd, 2016, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Stephen J. Sherman Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 2201 Highland Rd. Hermitage, PA.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 3rd, 2016, 10:00 am at the Central Christian Church Hermitage, PA with Pastor Lew Voisey, officiating. Full military honors will be offered by the Transfer VFW Honor Guard, following the church service.
Burial will take place in Americas Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the Stephen J. Sherman Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

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Antonetta & John Combine
   Posted Fri September 02, 2016
Sending our deepest sympathy. I feel so blessed to have known him.
Antonetta, John & Johnny Combine

Paul Egelsky
   Posted Sat September 03, 2016
Paul and I are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you and your family.
Sincerely Paul and Paula Egelsky

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