Katherine M. (Cronin) Hawkins (c.1880 – 20 February 1974)

Mrs. Jesse D. Hawkins

Mrs. Katherine M. Hawkins, 94, of 10035 Renfred Road, Silver Spring, died yesterday at her residence.

She was born in Frostburg, a daughter of the late Patrick and Mary (Keating) Cronin. Her husband, Jesse D. Hawkins, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Hawkins was a member of St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church, Silver Spring, and the Soladity of the parish.

Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Hazel M. McGuire, Baltimore; Mrs. Hilda A. Shriver, Marlow Heights; Sister M. David, OSU, Louisville, Ky.; Mrs. Jessie H. Hanagan, with whom she resided; six grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

The body will be at the George Funeral home where friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.

A Mass of the Christian Dead will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, with interment in the parish cemetery.

A Christian wake service will be conducted at 8 p.m. tomorrow in the funeral home.

Source: Mrs. Jesse D. Hawkins, Cumberland Evening Times, Cumberland, Maryland, 21 February 1974, p. 26.

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