Ogden- Our loving son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend, Eric W. Hawkins, passed away on July 25, 2013. He was born on June 14, 1961 in Ogden, Utah to Vern and Patsy Profaizer Hawkins. Eric married Janice Asey on December 3, 1983, they were later divorced. He later married Kristin Lynn Hester. She passed away in November of 1995.
Eric loved to be in the outdoors. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, 4-wheeling and mud racing. Eric loved his dog, Chewy. He especially loved spending time with his grandson, Nathan.
His greatest joy was his family. He adored his daughter, grandson and stepchildren. He was also very close to Shelley Huffman, his lifelong friend and companion.
He is survived by his parents; daughter, Shannon Lee McGuire; step-children, Nicole, Mandy, Travis, Eric and Heather; brother, Bret Hawkins; sisters, Fran Robinson, Flo (Dave) Stacey, and Jill Jacobsen; and grandson, Nathan.
He was preceded in death by his wife Kristin; brother, James Hawkins; and his grandparents.
Special thanks to his doctor, Melissa Bentley, for going above and beyond the call of duty. To his sister Flo, for being his caregiver.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at the Rock Cliff 1st Ward, 1000 Suncrest Drive, Ogden. A viewing will be held on Monday, July 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Myers Ogden Mortuary, 845 Washington Blvd and prior to services at the church from 12 to 12:45 p.m. Interment, Ogden City Cemetery
Condolences may be sent to the family at: www.myers-mortuary.com