Robert A. Hawkins
June 09, 1928 - August 06, 2017
Robert A. Hawkins
Leominster - Robert A. Hawkins, 89, of Leominster died August 6, 2017, in HealthAlliance Hospital, Leominster. Surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 9, 1928, in Fitchburg, MA son of the late Edwin and Eunice (Stacey) Hawkins. Robert was a graduate of Fitchburg High School. He worked in shipping and receiving at Weyerhaeuser Crocker Burbank for 40 years. He was an avid bowler and golfer back in the day. He enjoyed watching NASCAR.
Robert is survived by his wife of 44 years, Agnes C. (Aubuchon) Hawkins, of Leominster, one son; Derek Hawkins of Fitchburg, two daughters; Patricia LeClair of Fitchburg and Kathleen Hawkins of Fitchburg, two brothers; Edwin Hawkins Jr., of Florida and Philip Hawkins of Chesapeake, Virginia, along with his grandchildren:Jamie Hawkins, Kylie Hawkins, Thomas and Keith Pfeifle, two great grandsons; one great great granddaughter and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, Clayton Hawkins and his sister Esther Pendelton.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017, in St. Cecilia's Church, 168 Mechanic St., Leominster, at 11:00 a.m. Burial will take place in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Fitchburg at a later date. Calling hours will be held Tuesday, August 8th, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. in Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc., 109 West St., Leominster, MA.
Donations in Robert's memory may be made to; St. Cecilia's Restoration Fund, 168 Mechanic St., Leominster, MA 01453, Diabetes Association, 10 Speen St., 2nd Fl., Framingham, MA 01701, American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701, or to a Donor's Choice.
Service: St. Cecilia Church
Cemetery: St. Bernard's Cemetery