Ronald K. Hawkinson, age 69, of Scandia, Minnesota, died unexpectedly on Sunday, May 1, 2022. Ron was a proud member of the Scandia Fire Department for 31 years. He enjoyed running and completed two Grandma Marathons. He is preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Helen (nee Sundeen) Hawkinson; sons, Charles and Joseph; sister, Patricia Jensen; brother-in-law, Dave Nechas. He will be deeply missed by his beloved wife of 47 years, Pattee; children, Angela (Cory) Johnson, Adam (Courtney) Hawkinson; grandchildren, Cody Johnson, Jesse Johnson, Charlie Hawkinson, Nathan Hawkinson; sisters, Carol (Denny) Heinzman, Nancy (Gary) Nechas-Lasche; other family and friends.
Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be held at 4:30 p.m., Saturday at Elim Lutheran Cemetery, Scandia, Minnesota.