George M. HOKE

News Death Notice

HOKE, George M. age 95, of Oakwood, passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014. He was born March 6, 1919 to the late Ambrose J. and Clara (Knife) Hoke. George was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and was a member of SAE Fraternity. George was well known in the Dayton area and was the owner/operator of Hoke Brothers Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. He was a lifetime member of the Brush Creek Church of God of the Abrahamic Faith on Frederick Pike, an active member of Carriage Hill Farm and the Carillon Park Rail & Steam Society. He is survived by his wife: Betty Nash, children: Bill (Evelyn) Hoke of Abingdon, VA, Beth (David) Pachin of Lewisburg, Samuel Hoke of Englewood, Carol Hoke of Westminster, CA, Timothy Hoke of West Milton, David Hoke of Brookville, 9 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, step children: Nancy Nash and Jonathan Ijaz, John (Martha) Nash, Susie (Bob) Hogue, Connie (Dave) Kearns, Rob Nash, 14 step grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 59 years: Charlotte E. (McKee) Hoke, brothers: Paul Hoke, Samuel and his wife Janis Hoke, foster daughter: Rebecca Kessler Honeyman, daughters-in-law: Patricia and Dee Hoke and step-daughter: Tess Gottschlich. Graveside services will be held privately at the convenience of the family at Fairview Cemetery in Englewood. If desired, memorial contributions may be made in George's name to the . Kindred Funeral Home, Englewood is handling arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family online at

Funeral Home

Kindred Funeral Home
400 Union Boulevard Englewood, OH 45322
(937) 832-2600

Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 26, 2014