Paul Richard Hawker
Paul Richard Hawker, age 61, Hazel Dell, IL passed away unexpectedly at 4:38 a.m. on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at SSM Health DePaul Hospital, Bridgeton, MO. He was born June 9, 1958 in Terre Haute, IN, the son of William Howard Hawker and Clella Maxine Taylor Hawker. On June 20, 1997 he married Dorothy Kay Herboth in Cumberland County, IL.
Survivors include his wife, Dottie Hawker of Hazel Dell, IL; son, Dustin Michael Painter of Toledo, IL; daughter, Tiffani Duvall (Darrin) of Toledo, IL; son, Elijah Hawker of Charleston, IL; son, Logan Hawker of Hazel Dell, IL; grandchildren, Riley, Everett and Maverick Duvall; sister, Barbara Hawker of Martinsville, IL; sister, Shelby Hawker of Casey, IL; sister in law, Janice Warren of Beecher, IL; brothers in law, Don Herboth (JoAnn) of Altamont, IL; Carl Herboth (Inge) of Altamont, IL; John Morris of Bradley, IL; Frank Herboth (Marsha) of Watson, IL; sisters in law, Joan Eggers of Funkhouser, IL; Louise Nuxoll (Tom) of Effingham, IL; Jeanette Barr (Allen) of Funkhouser, IL; Paula Strunk (Randy) of Funkhouser, IL; Rose Herboth of Ellington, MO; Kathy McGuire (Mike) of Edgewood, IL; Becky Adams (Jake) of Altamont, IL; Marti Breer (Gary) of Teutopolis, IL and Mindy Sayne of Bloomington, IL; his Church family and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Charles Berl Warren, Jr.; brothers in law, Kenny Eggers and Mike Herboth and sister in law, Dolores Morris.
Paul was a 1976 graduate of Casey High School. He was a faithful member of Hazel Dell Church of Christ. Paul was the proud owner of Hawker Welding Shop in Hazel Dell, IL and drove a truck for FedEx Freight.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Hazel Dell Church of Christ, Hazel Dell, IL with David Hickox officiating. Burial will follow in Hazel Dell North Cemetery, Hazel Dell, IL. Visitation will be held from 4 - 7 p.m. on Thursday evening at Markwell Funeral Home, 200 N. Central Ave., Casey, IL.
Memorial donations may be made to the family c/o Markwell Funeral Home, PO Box 175, Casey, IL 62420.
To view the full obituary, send a condolence message, light a candle or post photos, visit Markwell Funeral Home of Casey, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
Published on November 19, 2019


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Tod and Susie Hampton
Nov 22, 2019
We are so sad for your loss. Tod continued to stay in touch with Paul after we moved from Terre Haute and considered himself a friend.
Beverly Sharp Leight
Nov 22, 2019
Sending my deepest sympathy to all of Paul’s family. So sorry for your loss. May God closely watch over each of you during this difficult time.