Rush — Dr. Duane C. Hawk passed away on July 31, 2017 at age 83.


Survived by his loving wife Judith; son Jeremy (Dawn Pixley), grandsons Bailey, Adam, Casey; brothers Albert (Janice), Gordon (Frances), sister-in-law Carol (John) Neely; nephew Douglas (Cynthia), niece Marilyn (Henry) Robin; grand-nephew Andrew (Megan); grand-nieces Sarah (Chris) Walczyk, Trinity, Heather (Curtis) Clark, Penny (Adam) Levin; special adopted family friend Laura Piché.


Duane was a graduate of SUNY Geneseo, State University of Iowa and SUNY Buffalo, where he earned his doctorate of Education. He taught at Eastridge High School in East Irondequoit for 28 years. He was fondest of family times together, playing golf, creating beautiful gifts in his wood workshop and hunting.


No prior calling hours. His memorial service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 11AM at Henrietta United Church of Christ, 1400 Lehigh Station Road, Henrietta, NY to be followed by a Celebration of Life gathering, details provided at the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Henrietta United Church of Christ.