Zabor Funeral Home Inc.
5680 Pearl Road Parma, OH 44129,
between Snow & Ridge Road


Stewart A. HAWTHORNE. Age 88. Beloved husband of Betty A. (née Rogers)(deceased) and Cleo S. (née Nieva). Loving father of Suszanne Clay (John), Sandra Provo (Greg), and Walter Hawthorne. Adored grandfather of Amber Spratlen (Nicholus), Anthony Williams, Alisha A. Reese (David), Leah M. Provo, Mailysha Colter, and Walter R. Hawthorne, Jr. Great-grand father of 12. He enjoyed working on cars, construction projects, and horticulture, but was especially interested in urban farming. He enjoyed sharing his yearly harvest with neighbors and friends. He served in the U.S. Army (Korean Conflict) and retired from the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co.

VISITATION, THURSDAY, AUG. 1, FROM 4-7 PM AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD. (between Ridge and Snow). FUNERAL MASS, FRIDAY, AUG. 2,  10:00 AM AT ST. BRIDGET OF KILDARE PARISH, 5620 HAUSERMAN RD. PARMA, 44129. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brook Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in honor of Stewart A. Hawthorne to purchase garden bench at Aurora Manor or to Advent Evangelical Lutheran Church, Legacy Committee.

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Messages of Condolence

  1. Our condolences to the Hawthorne and Provo Family. Please know you’re in our hearts and prayers during this difficult time, and time to come. May The Joy of The Lord be your strength! In Christ, Friendship and Family.

    The Diggs Family,

  2. My heart goes out to the family. I’m still can’t believe he gone but I know he at peace. I will keep everyone in my prayers. From La-Shondra (Aurora Manor)

  3. My sincere condolences to the family. I pray for God’s peace to bring you comfort during this difficult time. Cherish the loving memories of your loved one who will live forever in your heart. Be Blessed!

    Cheryl Blockson

  4. My condolences to the family.Keep God in life and goog things will happen, this I know first hand.Mr.Hawthorne is in a good place now and is out of pain–he is at peace . My prayers are with the family and remember the good times.

  5. Dear Cleo, and family, . so very sad to hear of “Steward’s” passing…Such a sweet, , kind Man he was,, my dear friend from St. Bridget’s..I shall always remember his kindness to me,,,God bless you, Cleo, and your family.fondly, Mary Meszar…

  6. Sandra Hawthorne-Provo and the beautiful Hawthorne family, my heart and prayers are with you all during this time of transition. May God’s rich Blessings support, comfort, and console you. Know that you are loved deeply and you have my sincere sympathy.

    In His love,


  7. The entire Hawthorne Family is in our thoughts and prayers. “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; He rescues those whose spirits are crushed.”
    ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭34:18‬ ‭NLT‬‬

  8. So sorry to hearing of your loss. I am extending my condolences and prayers to the family. Peace be with you.

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