Jane Hawkins 1943-2020
A. Jane Hawkins, 77, Auburn, passed away Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.
Jane was born Feb. 4, 1943, in Horton to Leo and Anna Bea West Conner. In 1962, Jane and Howard Hawkins were united in marriage enjoying 58 years together. The couple were American Paint Horse breeders, which included national and world champions. Jane loved animals and was gifted in caring for them. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed.
Survivors include Jane’s husband, Howard; children, Scott Hawkins (Pam) and Laura Perkins (Andrew); grandchildren, Cole, Ryan, Jessica, Madison and Luke; great-granddaughter, Alexis; her brother, Charlie Conner (Liz); sister, Bobbie George (Eugene); and brother, Michael Hill (Janis).
Jane was preceded in death by her parents and stepfather, Earl Hill.
Due to the pandemic, there will be a private family graveside service in Auburn Cemetery and a celebration of Jane’s life at a later date.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Kansas City Hospice, sent in care of Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home, 2801 S.W. Urish Rd., Topeka KS 66614.
Condolences may be sent online to www.kevinbrennanfamily.com