HAWTHORNE, David Beatty, 72, of East Market Street, Cadiz, OH, passed October 1, 2012 at home. He was a lifelong resident, born in Cadiz April 10, 1940, a son of the late Alva Beatty Hawthorne and Wilhelmina Daughtery Hawthorne.
He attended the first eight grades at Red Hill School and then graduated from Cadiz High School in 1959; a member of the General Custer Association; former Cadiz Waterworks employee. He was a retired Cadiz Township employee after 33 years; a U.S. Army Veteran, and a Presbyterian by faith. His hobbies were cars, trucks and tractors.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Betty Jane Hawthorne and Helen V. Hawthorne Bush; and two brothers-in-law: Rev. Neil Brown and J. Robert Jay.
David is survived by two brothers: Rev. Ralph Rogers Hawthorne of Green Valley, AZ, and John Walter Hawthorne of Cadiz; two sisters: Wilhelmina Jay of Willoughby, OH, and Margaret Hawthorne Brown of San Diego, CA.; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to attend a memorial service Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, OH. Interment was held October 5 at Cadiz Union Cemetery. Offer online condolences www.borkoskifuneral.com