Richard “Dick” Hawke, 75, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, Dec. 14. He was born on Jan. 26, 1946, in Franklin, Pa. He became a manufacturer’s representative and ultimately created and owned BayTec Engineered Equipment. Dick had a cottage in Marblehead, enjoyed boating and fishing, and loved spending time with friends, his wife, his children, and especially his grandsons.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 52 years, Vicky (Partyka) Hawke; children, Kristen (Michael Jr.) Carlin, Karlyn (Rick Walker) Hawke, Kimberly (James) Motyka; grandsons, Zachary and Riley; brother, Thomas (Eunice) Hawke; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and B. Louise (Eaton) Hawke; brother, John; and sister, Evelyn. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Western Reserve, P.O. Box 72101, Cleveland, Ohio, 44192.