Celebration of life at a later date
Allen William Hawes, 89, of Spencer, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 21, 1932 to Harold and Anne (Rehol) Hawes.
Allen received and Associate’s degree from Valpo University. He served in the United States Army. On June 29, 1991 he married Beverly Beaman. Allen retired from NSWC Crane as an Engineer and was a member of the American Legion Post 18 in Bloomington. He was very artistic and a great story teller. Allen enjoyed going to flea markets, traveling to find antiques, trying new places to eat and teaching classes in water color painting. When he was younger he loved to spend time in Arkansas swamps.
Allen is survived by his wife, Beverly Hawes of Spencer, IN; three children, Kelly Freeman-Maners (John) of Spencer, IN, Lisa Tuttle of Niles, MI and Matthew McGlockin of Mitchell, IN; ten grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, son Michael Hawes, and brother Harold Hawes Jr.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer.
Online condolences may be shared with Allen’s family at www.westparrishpedigo.com