Kim Haws

kIM E. HAWS, 53 LOVES PARK - Kim E. Haws, 53, of Loves Park, passed away February 5, 2014, at his home. Born May 27, 1960, in Evanston, he was the son of James K. and Bernice (McKinney) Haws. He married Brenda Espy on July 7, 1979, in Rockford. Kim was a finance manager at Sawiki Motors and a graduate of Stillman Valley High School. An avid Chicago Bears fan, he enjoyed wood working, fishing, playing guitar, and most of all spending time with his family. Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Brenda Haws; children, Kim II, Kyle, Charlotte, and Zachary Haws; grandchildren, T.J. and Emerson Haws; mother, Bernice Haws, Diane Tilton; sisters, Sherry Holbrook, Linda Gregory, and Cindy Haws; brother, James Haws, Jr.; mother and father-in- law, Larry and Charlotte Espy; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. He was predeceased by his father, James K. Haws, Sr. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 11, at Firstborn Ministries, 8213 N. Alpine Rd, Loves Park. Pastor Wendell Maynard officiating. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, February 10, at Sunset Funeral Home. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be submitted at


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Sunset Memorial Gardens
8800 North Alpine Road Machesney Park, IL 61115
(815) 633-0211

Published in Rockford Register Star from Feb. 8 to Feb. 9, 2014