Charles Hawkins

DEVILS LAKE Charles Hawkins, 68, Devils Lake, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in a Fargo hospital.

He was born April 13, 1945, to Neil and Thelma Hawkins, in Kansas. He entered the Air Force June 22, 1964, and served during the Vietnam War. He was discharged from active duty service June 21, 1968. He later served with the North Dakota National Guard including during Desert Storm.

He was once married to Juana Gomez, whom he married June 8, 1966, in Grand Forks.

Survivors: daughters, Lisa Pickard, Grand Forks, Sherry Eback, Georgetown, Ind., Angela Hawkins, Shakopee, Minn; son, Lance, Devils Lake; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Funeral: Saturday, 11 a.m., in Gilbertson Funeral Home in Devils Lake.

Burial: Plans are pending.

Visitation Saturday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home.