|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1946|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 1979|
Grand Traverse County
Robert Walter Cleveland & Marion (Greene) Hankins. He was raised in Mesick, but later moved to Elk Rapids where he attended school. He then lived in Lansing where he worked at the Oldsmobile Division of General Motors. In 1968 he moved to Traverse City where he was employed at the Peninsula Roofing Company.
Robert W Hankins died on Wednesday 18 Jul 1979 at the age of 33 y 3 m 26 d at his home at Arbutus Lake after a sudden illness. Survivors included his father Ernest Hankins of Lansing; his mother Marion Hankins of Traverse City; 2 daughters, Tonya Hankins and Christina Hankins both of Traverse City; 7 sisters, Donna & Donald Porter of Hoxeyville, Shirley & Gregory Yager of Cadillac, Mary & Otto Eichholtz of Lansing, Linda & Dennis Squires of Lansing, Nancy & Mike Flinta of Pearl, Mississippi, Sally & Tom Anys of Traverse City, Selma & Carl Reiter of Cadillac; 1 brother Ernest Hankins Jr of Traverse City and his fiance Shirley Garvin of Traverse City.
Funeral services were at the
Hibbard Funeral Chapel with the Rev Wayne Squires. Burial was in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Elk Rapids.
Ernest Cleveland Hankins (1917 - 1985)
Marion Jane Greene Hankins (1921 - 2011)
Robert Walter Hankins (1969 - 1969)*
Donna Jean Hankins Porter (1939 - 2006)*
Shirley Ann Hankins Yager Behrns (1941 - 2005)*
Ernest Junior Hankins (1944 - 1995)*
Robert Walter Hankins (1946 - 1979)
Maple Grove Cemetery
Created by: Cheryl
Record added: Jul 08, 2009
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