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Jay Hawkins

J.B. “Jay” Hawkins Jr., age 70 of North Riverside, retired local business owner for 40 years. Beloved husband of Barbara Hawkins nee Zick for 51 years, loving father of Michael of Cicero, Scott (Patti) of Orland Park, Laura (Michal) Koenig-Aprim of North Riverside and Jay (Alpha) of Bolingbrook, greatly loved Jennifer Marie Zick of Lyons and Norbert Patrick Zick of Denver, Colorado, dearest grandfather of Heather, Douglas, Paige, Danielle, Matthew, Lauren, Barbara, Athena, Jasmine, Conrad and Cayden, cherished fur babies Penny and Buster, dear brother-in-law of Geri (Ray) Matusak of Florida and Cathie Doyle of Arkansas, special cousin of Pat Bihun of Wheaton, also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Saturday, January 16, 10:30am Chapel Service at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside. Cremation Private. Visitation Friday, 3:00pm to 9:00pm. Memorial donations to American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674 or The Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 W. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654 would be appreciated.

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Edward Jan 15 2016 3:07 AM

Dear Scott and Family, We are so very sorry for your loss. Even though there never seem to be the right words to say, please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Please let us know if we can do anything at all to help. With sympathy and love, Mel, Ann, Jeff, Kyle, Collin, Kyle, and Spike

Mel and Ann LaHucik Jan 13 2016 1:24 AM

Jay I love you forever I dont know how Im going to get on without you I miss you so much already love you forever wait for me Ill see you sometime in the future youll always and for ever be in my heart

Barbara Jan 13 2016 12:28 AM