Obituary: Elizabeth Louise Joan ‘Betty’ Hawkins, 83, Chaplin
Elizabeth Louise Joan “Betty” Hawkins, 83, of Chaplin, died Saturday, March 20, 2021, at his residence. He was born January 5, 1938, in Baudette, Minn., To the late Albert and Matilda Reese Borchert Sr. He’s a homemaker. He was of the Catholic religion and attended St. Michael Catholic Church. She enjoys quilting and portray.
Along with his mother and father, he was preceded by the loss of life of a son, William Avery Hawkins; a granddaughter, Kimberly Hawkins; two sisters Marion George and Bernadette Nichols; and three brothers Raymond Borchert, Joseph Borchert and Albert Borchert Jr.
She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Forest Hawkins; a daughter, Wynnette Hawkins of Chaplin; a son, Wayne (Sandy) Hawkins of Chaplin; three siblings, Geraldine Hilmer and Jeanette Mulner, each of Minnesota, and Beverly (Donnie) Charles of Montana; and a brother, Henry Borchert of Lengthy Prairie, Minn.
The funeral service will probably be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at Highview Cemetery in Chaplin with the celebration of Rev. Fr. Jason Harris.
Bloomfield’s Houghlin Funeral Residence oversees the preparations.