Louise H. Hawkins

Louise H. Hawkins Former longtime resident of Pepperell, MA -- NEW IPSWICH, NH -- Louise H. Hawkins, of New Ipswich, NH, formerly of Pepperell, MA, died July 4, 2013, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua, NH, after a brief Illness. She was born in Pepperell, MA, the daughter of the late Lionel A. and Marjorie (Gardner) Cornellier, and was the wife of the late Robert H. Hawkins who died in 2001. A lifelong resident of Pepperell where she attended the schools. Mrs. Hawkins had been employed at the former Bemis Bag Company in Pepperell for 28 -- 1/2 -- years. A lover of travel and intrigue, she enjoyed her trips to such destinations Foxwoods and Las Vegas. She is survived by her children, Linda L. Rozolsky and her husband, Michael of Wilbraham, MA, Carol A. VanValkenburg of Greenville, NH, Bonnie L. Powers of Ayer, and James A. Hawkins and his significant other, Deborah Stacey of New Ipswich, NH; a sister, Elizabeth Conley of Townsend; two brothers, Lionel Cornellier of Pepperell, and Charles Cornellier of Manchester, NH; 19 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was also the mother of the late Robert W. Hawkins and Charles D. Hawkins, and two late sisters, Marjorie Hawkins and Carolyn Rice. HAWKINS -- of New Ipswich, NH, formerly of Pepperell, MA, July 4, 2013, Louise H. Hawkins, died at St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua, NH, after a brief Illness. Visiting Hours Tuesday 4-7 P.M. at the Hamilton-McGAFFIGAN Funeral Home, 37 Main St. (Rte. 113), Pepperell. A Graveside service will be held Wednesday 9:30 A.M. at Woodlawn Cemetery Pepperell. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in memory of Louise C. Hawkins to support cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or via www.dana-farber.org/gift. Please see www.mcgaffiganfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Hamilton-McGaffigan Funeral Home
37 Main St Pepperell, MA 01463
(978) 433-2100

Published in Lowell Sun on July 7, 2013