March 12, 1929 - August 18, 2020
Carolyn M. Hawkes Carolyn Hawkes, 91, of Hamilton, NJ passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2020. Born in Trenton, NJ, Carolyn was a lifelong Hamilton resident. She attended Blessed Sacrament Grammar School, graduated from Cathedral High School in 1946 and received a Bachelor's Degree in Education from Trenton State College (now TCNJ) in 1971. She was an elementary school teacher at St. Ann's Catholic Grammar School in Lawrenceville, NJ for nine years and then was employed by the NJ State Department of Human Services as an administrative analyst, until her retirement in 1999. Carolyn was predeceased by her husband, William, her parents, James and Caroline (Hannawacker) Yeager, her sister Catherine Meier and her brothers James and Robert Yeager. She is survived by her daughter Carol Hawkes of Hamilton, a daughter and son-in-law, Maryann and Mark Allegretti of Matthews, NC, two sons and daughters-in-law Bill Hawkes and Celia Seward of Haddon Twp, and Robert Hawkes and Carol Jones of Hillsborough, and her two grandchildren Evan Hawkes of Arlington, Va and Catherine Hawkes, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD. Carolyn was an active member of Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, where she served as a Eucharistic Minister, Past President of the Altar Rosary Society, a CCD teacher, pastoral care volunteer at Hamilton Grove and a founding coordinator of the OLS DOLS (Daughters of Our Lady of Sorrows). She was an active member of her community and served as Treasurer and Trip Coordinator of the Hamilton Leisure People, Past President of the Hamilton Elks 2262 Ladies Auxiliary and member of the Mercerville Serra Club, the Hamilton Township Juvenile Conference Committee, Cultural Committee and Domestic Violence Response Team. A memorial visitation will be Wednesday, September 9, 2020 from 9:00 - 10:30 am at the Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave., Hamilton, NJ 08619. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, East State St., Hamilton, NJ, Interment at St. Mary Cemetery, Hamilton, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Carolyn's memory to Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony's Parish, 3816 East State St. Ext., Hamilton, NJ 08619 or the charity of one's choice.
Carolyn M. Hawkes Carolyn Hawkes, 91, of Hamilton, NJ passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2020. Born in Trenton, NJ, Carolyn was a lifelong Hamilton resident. She attended Blessed Sacrament Grammar School, graduated from Cathedral High School... View Obituary & Service Information
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