Francis E. Hauke
Francis E. Hauke
  • September 28, 1928 - September 2, 2017
  • Boulder, Colorado

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Francis "Frank" E. Hauke, age 88 passed away on Saturday September 2, 2017 in Boulder, Colorado.

Frank was born September 28, 1928 in Detroit Michigan to Henry and Eleanor Hauke (Duquette).
He attended the University of Michigan and Wayne State University of Detroit. Frank served in the United Stated Air Force. He retired from IBM as an electrical engineer.

Frank was a member of the Rocky Mountain Climber's Club as well as Silver Sneakers.
He enjoyed art, the outdoors, spending time with friends and family, traveling, hiking, reading, gardening and music.

Frank is survived by; son Christopher Francis Hauke; and daughter-in-law Cindy Ann Hauke; sister Margaret Burns "Aunt Boots"; sister Kathryn Collier and brother-in-law William Shrag; granddaughter Brittney Alexandra Biggers, grandson Branden Alexander Hauke "Xander" and grandson Brayden Lee Hauke.
Frank was preceded in death by his wife Ilse B. Hauke.

Frank's life was a true blessing, his memory a treasure. He is loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure. A Golden heart stopped, hardworking hands finally at rest. It broke our hearts to see you go, God only takes the best. Memories are Golden as your heart, however we only wanted you. Your life was love and labour, your love for your family true, you did your best for all of us, we will always remember you. Our home is lonely today, but not tomorrow, due to your strength, kindness and most generous gestures, as you wiped our tears, the keystone was forever molded. You will always be the brick that holds us all true.

Your beloved family, Chris, Cindy, Brittney, Xander and Brayden.

A committal service for Frank will be held Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:30 PM at Mountain View Memorial Park, 3016 Kalmia Avenue, Boulder, Colorado 80301.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Hauke family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Francis E. Hauke Memorial Fund, by sending checks to First Bank 6080 Firestone Blvd. Firestone, CO 80504 ATTN. Eileen or Tina. Or contributions can be wire transferred to Routing # 17005047, Account # 5371231922.

Arrangements under the direction of Crist Mortuary, Boulder, CO.