Thomas T. Hawk, 71, passed away at 12:48 p.m. on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the Marion Veteran Hospital in Marion, Indiana.
Born in South Bend, Indiana on August 8, 1947, Tom was the son of Russell B. and Mary Jane (Schweis) Hawk. He graduated from Riley High School with the Class of 1965.
He served for our country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War as a Spec. 4 Armorer and General Supply Specialist in the 25th Aviation Corps.
After his Honorable Discharge, Tom was a Union Mason for Local #4 for over 50 years. He built many buildings on the Notre Dame Campus.
On May 3, 1986 in Plymouth, Tom took Claudia Barenie as his wife.
He enjoyed fly fishing, ice fishing and mushroom hunting. He enjoyed football and was an avid Notre Dame fan. Tom was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Plymouth and the American Legion in South Bend.
Tom is survived by his wife, Claudia of Plymouth, and daughter, Kimberly Hawk of Plymouth; brothers in law: Rich Barenie (Mary) of Plymouth, Jeffrey (Lisa) Barenie of Culver, Shawn (Pam) Barenie of Argos and David (Jenny) Barenie of Wanatah; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, in-laws, Alfred and Janet Barenie and nephew, Joseph Barenie.
Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan Street, Plymouth. A Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the Ancilla Domini Chapel, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson. Visitation will resume one hour prior in the chapel.
Burial will be held in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Osceola, Indiana at 2 p.m. on Thursday.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Center for Hospice Care 112 S. Center Street, Plymouth, Parkinson's Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Ste 1509, New York, NY 10018 or the American Heart Association, 6500 Technology Drive, Ste 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.
Funeral Director - Jim Weldy - Jim@Johnson-Danielson.com