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Wayne Hoke

Wayne Hoke, of Galesburg passed away on July 10, 2020 at the age of 80. Wayne was born on March 19, 1940 to William and Elizabeth (Delcamp) Hoke in Goshen Indiana. Wayne will be remembered as a kind man from a large family who loved square dancing and old western films and music. Wayne is survived by his wife Sharon Hoke; three children Collette, Brian and Tony Hunsburger; four siblings Deana Majors, Patricia Berkey, David (Lodema) Hoke and Stephen (Arlene) Hoke; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by four siblings Elnora Majors, Rosemary Nixon, Wilma Hoke and William Hoke; his parents William and Elizabeth. While visiting Wayne’s webpage at www.avinkcremation.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory with the family. The family is being assisted by the Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 129 S. Grand Schoolcraft, MI 49087 (269-679-5622).

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Wayne was my father-in-law. I remember playing Joker (a board, marble, and card game) with Brian and family at his and Kay's house in Goshen. Rest in peace. From both me and Brian.

Amy McLaughlin Jul 24 2020 9:46 PM

Wayne was my sisters husband during the Palm Sunday tornado of 1965.my nephew Tony and Brian were both injured that day. From that day on Wayne was always skiddish as I am during tornado warnings. It stays with you forever. He also had the nicenest ford retractable top convertible,taken away by the twin twisters. goodbye Wayne.

Dan Yoder Jul 24 2020 8:52 PM

Wayne was a great friend and a great square dance partner. His friendship will be missed. Carol Feldt

Carol Feldt Jul 16 2020 9:51 PM

Wayne will always be the big brother that I looked up too.

David R Hoke Jul 13 2020 6:56 PM