Wadsworth, OH


Gerald W. Hawk, 94, died November 29, 2012. Born August 5, 1918 in Wadsworth to the late William and Mary Hawk.

A lifetime area resident, he proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII and loved the Cleveland Browns and Indians.

Preceded in death by his wife Louise; sons Gary and Robert; sister Geraldine and brother Don, he is survived by his daughter Barb (Greg) Kuster of Canton; son Jim (Lynn) Hawk of Wadsworth; grandchildren Christa, Amy, Nathan, Kyle, John and Erik; 4 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Monday 3 to 7 p.m. at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman Street, Wadsworth, where funeral service will be held Tuesday 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans or a charity of your choice.