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Obituary: HAWKE, KOREY


Korey Barton Hawke "Will be Missed"

Beloved husband, father, brother, and friend died Dec. 7, 2010 from a pulmonary embolism at the VA Hospital, after a 22 year long battle with Essential Thrombosytosis. He was a dedicated Field Artillery Officer in the Army (retired). He loved hunting, dog training, snowmobiling, water skiing, and spending time with his family. He was a graduate of Olympus High School (1979), went on to receive a bachelors degree and was an Eagle Scout. He married Eileen Stevens, the love of his life, in Dec. 1984, and had four wonderful boys Eric, Chris, Colten, and Dillon. He will be greatly missed. Survived by wife and kids, foster son Chip, brother Rusty (kids Liz, Jason, and Jenny). Memorial services will be held Dec. 18, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at The Rock Church on 10600 S. 1300 E. The family has asked in lieu of flowers that donations be made in Korey's name at Mountain America Credit Union, to help the family with expenses.