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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dale Lee "Whitey" Hawk 1946 - 2008 Oskaloosa

No services are planned for Dale Lee “Whitey” Hawk, 62, Oskaloosa. Cremation is planned.Mr. Hawk died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008, at his home in rural Oskaloosa.He was born July 3, 1946, in Oskaloosa, the son of Jessie Marlin and Sarah A. Penka Hawk.He lived in Kansas City, Kan., and Oskaloosa. He graduated from Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, Kan., in 1964.Mr. Hawk served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war. He worked as a handyman and general laborer.He was an active member of American Legion Post 225 in Ozawkie.Survivors include his adopted brother, Robert “Bob” Brigham, Oskaloosa, and a cousin, Marlin Dick, Gardner.Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa is in charge of arrangements.