Dessie Hawken

HAWKEN, Dessie Kay, 69, of Weirton, WV, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Trinity East in Steubenville, OH.

She was born October 3, 1944, in Cairo, WV, a daughter of the late Perry Francis and Lenora Odessa (Davis) Wagoner.

She is also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Robert Hawken; a daughter, Vickie Lynn Hawken; three brothers, Perry J; Orlan Roy, and John F. Wagoner, Sr; three sisters, Betty R. Hissem, Letty Parsons, and Gay Devore.

Dessie retired from Weirton Steel Corp as a crane operator.

Surviving are three sons, Jeffrey L. (Judy) Hawken, Timothy A. Hawken & Charels E. Hawken all of Weirton, WV; one sister Doris Hissem and Bob Moser of Fort Myers, FL; three brothers, Olan Ray (Marilyn) Wagoner of Chester, WV; Robert (Sherry) Wagoner of Weirton, WV and Ronnie (Agnes) Wagoner of Germantown, KY; and six grandchildren.

Private graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family at a later date in the New Cumberland Cemetery with Kevin Westling officiating.

Turley Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.