Marlin Gene Hunkins

Aug. 25, 1940 – April 27, 2012

Marlin Hunkins, 71, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, passed away Friday, April 27, 2012, at Seasons Hospice in Waukesha.

He was born Aug. 25, 1940, in Waukesha, the son of Ernest and Ida Hunkins. He was employed as an ironworker for more than 40 years. He loved the outdoors and his family and friends. He is survived by his brothers, Ernie (Kathleen) and Kenneth Hunkins; and his sisters, Dorothy (Erv) Siegrist, Grace (Bernard) McGuire and Garnabel (Robert) Leonard and Margaret (John) Chapman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Ida; his twin sister, Marlene (John) Wickler; and Ilamae (Roland) Tyler. Marlin is further survived by his two sons, Drew Hunkins of Madison and Chris (Stacie) Hunkins of Waukesha; and his grandchildren, Christopher and Danielle Hunkins.

Per Marlin’s wishes, there will be no funeral services.

Memorials appreciated to the Salvation Army of Waukesha Emergency Lodge.

Peace of Mind Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 414-453-1562.