Frederick “Freddie” M. Hawthorne, Jr., 59, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at Capital Health Medical Center in Hopewell.
Born in Trenton, Freddie was a lifelong area resident.
Predeceased by his parents, Frederick M. Hawthorne, Sr. and Gena (Diamond) Hawthorne; he is survived by his sister, Louise H.Gernhardt and her fiancé, Jack Billings of Hamilton; his aunt, Louise Gerhauser of Hamilton; his nieces, Gena Brelsford and Louise Gernhardt of Hamilton; his great-nieces and nephews, Alexxus and Christopher Johnson of KY and Bailee and Decklyn Brelsford of Hamilton; as well as several cousins and loving staff of The Arc of Mercer.
Family and friends are invited to gather for a graveside service on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at Riverview Cemetery, 870 Centre Street, Trenton, NJ 08611.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Freddie’s memory to Project Freedom, Inc. by visiting https://www.projectfreedom.org/donate-now.