Bonnie Belle (Parsons, Haskell) Hawk, 89, of Topeka, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2022.
She was born January 27, 1933 to Leo B. Parsons and Dorthey Mae (Beeler) Parsons near Mankato, Kansas in Jewell County.
Bonnie attended Mankato Public Schools and graduated in May of 1950. She furthered her education and attended Fairbury Junior College in Nebraska.
Bonnie married James R. Haskell in July of 1955. She remarried in September of 1979 to Wayne Hawk. Both husbands preceded her in death.
Bonnie worked for Hested’s Regional Office in Fairbury, Nebraska prior to moving to Omaha, Nebraska where she worked for Firestone’s Regional Office. After retiring she moved to Topeka, Kansas to be closer to her son, Jim and his wife, Lisa who own Annie’s Restaurant.
Bonnie is survived by her son, Jim (Lisa) Haskell; her grandchildren, Jason (Robin) Haskell, Ashley (Brandon) Holle, Garrett (Kelly) Gassman and Brett (Kristy) Gassman; her great-grandchildren, Reece Haskell, Nolan Haskell and Madison Marie Holle; her son-in-law, Joel Helvey; her sister-in-law, Sherry Parsons; her brother, Marvin (Iola) Parsons and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Jan Helvey and a brother, Bob D. Parsons.
A celebration of Bonnie’s life will be held 10:00 am, Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at First Christian Church, 1880 SW Gage Blvd, Topeka, Kansas 66604. Inurnment of Bonnie’s cremated remains will be at Mount Hope Cemetery in Mankato, Kansas.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church, 1880 SW Gage Blvd., Topeka, Kansas 66604 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Dove Cremations and Funerals – Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka, Kansas 66610 is assisting the family.
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