Ryan Michael Hawkes, 34, of Manhattan, passed away October 1, 2021.

He was born January 20, 1987 in Neodesha to Gary Maurice and Nancy Jo (Mueller) Hawkes. He graduated from Salina South High School in 2005 and was confirmed into Christ the King Lutheran Church in 2001.

On June 8, 2013, he married Aimee Rachel Hoffman.  She survives of the home.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons, Carsten and Cameron Hawkes of the home; parents, Gary and Nancy Hawkes of Salina; sister, Stephanie Fairclough and husband Brent and their son; grandmother, Audrey Beemer and husband Wilbur of Tucson, Ariz.; father and mother-in-law, Kevin and Ronna Hoffman of Manhattan; sister-in-law, Erica Hoffman of Manhattan; brothers-in-law, Lance Hoffman of Manhattan, Casey Hoffman of Manhattan and Lucas Hoffman and wife Allison of Richfield, Minn.;  and four nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Werner and Maxine Mueller and Maurice Hawkes; one uncle and one aunt.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. October 8, 2021 at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Friday.  Burial will be in the Sunrise Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ryan Hawkes Memorial Fund to go to his son's education fund and left in care of the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.

Condolences for the family may be left at www.apfunerals.com.