Ruth Helen Hawkinson, 97, passed away on January 12, 2022. She was born on December 12, 1924, to Louis and Marie Sawall. She graduated from Menasha High School.
Ruth was a very sociable person, and was always making friends. She spent her time at the Menasha Senior Center, playing games and socializing, and watching game shows at home. She had a passion for her home garden.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Marie Sawall; son, Peter Hawkinson; and brothers, William Sawall, and Theodore Sawall.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Marvin) Roberts, and Rose Fischer; grandchildren, Kimm Schaut, Cody Hickey, Clint Vandenberg, Gary Vandenberg, Nathan Younger, and Jarrod Trombley; special friend, Tom Steffens; and many nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Ruth will be watching over everyone from heaven.