Arthur Neil Hawkins, 82, of Versailles, died Monday, March 13, 2017 at his home.
He was born July 6, 1934 in Chicago, Ill., a son of Edmond and Florence (Garber) Hawkins.
He married Barbara Mary Derengowski Feb. 14, 1987 in Chicago, Ill.
He was raised in Chicago and served in the United States Army.
He worked as a warehouse manager for Aparacor in the Chicago area.
In 1989, the couple moved to Versailles.
He enjoyed stamp collecting and reading.
In addition to his wife of 30 years, he is survived by children Debbie Kaminski of Chicago, Ill., Linda Mazur of Chicago, Ill., Robert Jurasz of Mundelein, Ill., Mark Hawkins of Itasca, Ill., Thomas Hawkins of Marengo, Ill., and Scott Hawkins of Elmhurst, Ill.; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother Robert Hawkins of Overland Park, Ill.; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Marjorie Hawkins.
No funeral services are planned. Cremation arrangements under direction of the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home in Versailles.