Thomas D. Hawks

June 2, 1928 - April 29, 2020

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Thomas D. Hawks, of West Chester, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at the age of 91.

Tom was born June 2, 1928 in Lockland, OH to Fred and Pearl (nee Petrey) Hawks. He is the beloved husband of Daphine Floyd, loving father of Diane (Ken) Richardson, Thomas Jr. (Stephanie) Hawks, and  Amy (Toney) McIntosh, Grandfather of  Heidi Wiefering, Tara (Matthew) Viens, Matthew (Jackie) Hawks, Tiffany (Jeff) Domagalski, Tai (David) Henson, Logan McIntosh, Lyndsy (Ben) Glover, Langston McIntosh, Great Grandfather of,  Davis Domagalski, Payton Domagalski, Caleb Henson, Noah Domagalski, Ella Henson, Drew Viens, Cole Henson, Elise Viens, Madalyn Wiefering, Molly Wiefering, Maria Wiefering, Makena Wiefering, Milena Hawks, and Ian Hawks and Brother of the late Fred Hawks, Jr., Gladys Stokes, Jim Hawks, Ruth Wiseman, Ernie Hawks, and Walter Hawks.

Tom graduated from Lockland High school in 1946 and went on to marry the love of his life, Daphine Floyd, on June 3rd, 1948. In the late 1940's, Tom played semi-professional football, until he became a self-employed painter and wallpaper hanger for CF Mueller Company.

Later on, Tom became a Charter Member of West Chester Church of the Nazarene, received the Distinguished Service Award of West Chester Church of the Nazarene, and was inducted into the Lockland High School Hall of Fame. He was an avid golf player and also the Chairman of Tylersville Rd. McDonald’s coffee retirement club.

Due to the Covid -19 restrictions, a private graveside service will be held Saturday, May 2, 2020. In lieu of flowers donations, can be made in Tom's name to American Heart Association.

 

Condolences

Becky (Goforth) Smith - May 3, 2020
Condolences to Daph and family. May fond memories give you comfort and may God give you strength at this most difficult time and in the days ahead. I have fond memories of Tom and Daph being my high school Sunday School teachers and active supporters of our youth group.
Justin and Sarah Berry - May 3, 2020
Tom was such a great guy he, always have a smile on his face. Our deepest condolences to the Hawks family especially Daph.
bob BEATY - May 1, 2020
sorry for your loss of tom my dad and I have know Tom for many years
Fran Brock & Jim Kincaid - May 1, 2020
Thinking of the Hawks Family today. So many happy memories of Tom and Daph. We are still in Fl but our thoughts are with the family during this time. RIP Tom (Great Guy)
MaryBeth Brumette - May 1, 2020
Soar free thru the veil of afterlife Uncle Tom! You were always so sweet and kind to all us girls! Love to the Family💚🥀
Chirlean Martin - May 1, 2020
So sorry to hear about uncle Tom's passing .He was a good man ,my thoughts and prayers are with you all love chirlean
Michael Guy - May 1, 2020
My deepest sympathy to the entire Hawks family. A truly great man I was honored to know him. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers I'm sorry we won't be able to be at the service but we will be there in spirit.