Donald E. Hakes
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Hakes, Donald E.

Donald E. Hakes, age 87, long time South Side of Chicago resident, passed away in his sleep on Thursday, April 1, 2021 in Glendale, AZ. Donald was born May 10, 1933 to the late Edgar and Marjory (Church) Hakes, in Chicago, IL. The Community will remember Don as the dean of students for many years at Thornton Fractional North Highschool in Calumet City, IL. He also was an NFL official for 22 years who officiated Super Bowls XVI, XXX and XXXIII. A public visitation for Donald will be held Friday, April 9, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Kuiper Funeral Home, 9039 Kleinman Rd., Highland, IN 46322. A funeral service will take place on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 11:30 AM, at Kuiper Funeral Home followed by burial at Assumption Catholic Cemetery, 19500 S. Cottage Grove Ave., Glenwood, IL 60425. In order to safeguard one another and the community, please practice wearing a mask or facial covering while in attendance at the funeral home or cemetery. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Hakes family.

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Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Apr. 5, 2021.
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April 10, 2021
Our deepest condolences to the family. From, Otho Kortz
Otho Kortz
April 9, 2021
Mikey I'm so sorry for your loss. Your father was very respected man by many. I'm glad I had the opportunity to meet him! Love you and miss you.
Debbie Barrett
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