Elsie Lou Hawk

March 12, 1939 ‒ May 26, 2017

Bellville, Ohio

BELLVILLE: Elsie Lou Hawk passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 in her home surrounded by her family. She was 78.

She was born March 12, 1939 to parents Leonard & Doris (Weber) Koenig in Longbottom. She married Donald Henry Hawk and they we happily married for many years. Now they are together again.

Elsie worked at Therm-O-Disc, where she worked for more than 15 years before retiring.

She is survived by children Nanette (Kenneth) Griffith, Pamela (Harold) Taylor and Kenneth (Sandy) Hawk; grandchildren Dawn Coffman, Joeleen (Curtis) Mellars, Justin Burdine, Crystal (Tony) Russell, Kendra Behrends, Katelynne Hawk and Christa Hawk; great-grandchildren Blake Coffman, America Jackson, Blayden Mellars, Aydian Russell, Harmony Russell, Michael Behrends, Mya Behrends, Avery Branham and Aspen Huff.

In addition to her loving husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and daughter Cheryl Rice.

A funeral service honoring Elsie’s life will be held Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. Pastor TJ Waters will officiate. Burial will follow in Bellville Cemetery.

For contributions in her memory may be made at the funeral. Please, make checks payable to Ohio Health Hospice.

Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Elsie’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com

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  • Sorry for your loss Ken loved ur mama lil fiesty thing she was memories are precious

  • Ken, truly heavy hearted to receive this news. Your folks were always really kind to me when I used to come over. Your mom was a very special person. My condolences to you and your family.

  • I am so sorry to hear of you mothers passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • I’m sorry to hear of your mothers passing .You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. She was a good lady, I know she will be sadly missed. My prayers and thoughts for all of you.

  • My condolences to the entire family. I know Elsie is, and will continue to be, much missed. Thoughts and prayers to her family!