Music 04

Wendy Joan Hawkinson

December 30, 1949 ~ December 19, 2022 (age 72) 72 Years Old
Read more about the life story of Wendy and share your memory.    

Obituary

Wendy J. Hawkinson, 72, of Casselberry, Florida passed away in Delray Beach, FL on December 19, 2022. Born on December 30, 1949, in Caracas, Venezuela, Wendy was musically active from a young age. She attended Boston’s Berklee College of Music where she majored in Composition and graduated cum laude in 1980 with a Bachelor of Music. Returning to Venezuela Wendy became active in the music scene. She toured extensively as musical director/keyboardist for with several artists. Ms. Hawkinson participated in many international festivals representing Venezuela as arranger and conductor. She wrote the music for musicals; composed, arranged, produced and published dozens of albums for various artists. Later, Wendy moved to the Orlando, FL area, and began writing arrangements for symphony orchestra and string orchestra, rounding off her career as Professor of Sound and Music Technology at Valencia College for 20 years.
Wendy will remembered by her sisters Linda (Jan) VanGehuchten of Sarver, PA and Nancy Hawkinson of Delray Beach, FL; her half-sister Marta (Arnold) Smith of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
and her nephews and niece. She was predeceased by her parents Ernest and Jeannette (Druhe) Hawkinson and half-brother Lance Hawkinson.

A memorial will be held for Wendy on Saturday, February 11 at 10:30 a.m. at the Gary Panoch Funeral Home & Cremations, 6140 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL (561) 997-8580

CLICK HERE TO WATCH SERVICE (link will be active just before service time)

Professional arrangements by:
Gary Panoch Funeral Home
6140 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL 33487
561-997-8580
www.gpanochfunerals.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Wendy Joan Hawkinson, please visit our floral store.


Services

Memorial Service
Saturday
February 11, 2023

10:30 AM
Gary Panoch Funeral Home & Cremations
6140 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL 33487
Guaranteed delivery before the Memorial Service begins

Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Orders begin printing on February 4
Online Event
profile

In Loving Memory Of

Wendy Hawkinson

December 30, 1949-December 19, 2022




Look inside to read what others
have shared

Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Orders begin printing on February 4
Online Event

profile

In Loving Memory Of

Wendy Hawkinson

December 30, 1949-December 19, 2022




Look inside to read what others have shared


Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


SHARE OBITUARY

© 2023 Gary Panoch Funeral Home & Cremations. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility