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John A. Hokenson

Jul 16, 2018
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Services

 12:00 PM Friday, July 20, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Visitation

1 hour prior to the service at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Cemetery

Floral Hills Garden

Biography

John A. Hokenson, 66, of Waterloo, died at Covenant Medical Center Monday, July 16, 2018. He was born January 29, 1952 in Independence, the son of Arthur L. & Irene (Bushell) Hokenson. He graduated from Oelwein High School in 1970.

 

John married Renee South, they later divorced. He worked for Goodwill Industries of NEIA in Waterloo sorting and helping stock the store.

 

He enjoyed rummaging through stuff, collecting anything to do with boxing, watching boxing matches and old comedy shows on TV.

 

John is survived by: two brothers, Richard "Rick" Hokenson of Oelwein and Kevin Hokenson of Des Moines.

 

He is preceded in death by: His parents and a brother, Donald Hokenson.

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  1. Robin and Bill Rosenstiel | Jul 24, 2018
    Rick and Kevin,sending our deepest sympathy on the lost of your Brother.
  2. Ron Bergmann | Jul 21, 2018
    my sincerest condolences to Johns family. We werevery close friends in high school.  He was a great guy.  
  3. Craig Rohrick | Jul 21, 2018
    Prayers and condolences to the family for your loss. I remember John as being a nice person when I went to high school with him!

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