Effie Christine Hawkinson, 89, of rural Savonburg, died Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Sunset Manor Nursing Home, Waverly.
She was born Jan. 26, 1930, to Elmer William and Zulah Z. (Bennett) Haddan on the family farm near Stark.
She married Frank P. Hawkinson on Nov. 25, 1951, at the Stark Friends parsonage. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include sons, David, Charles, Gary; one daughter, Sheryl; and other relatives.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, 1883 US Highway 54, Iola. Family and friends are invited to stay after the service for a time of reflection. Private burial with family will be at the Odense Cemetery.