OBITUARY FROM THE GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE
Vicki Claire Sherick Hawkesworth
Seneca, SC —Vicki Claire Sherick Hawkesworth, 47, of Seneca, South Carolina won her battle with cancer on October 12, 2013. She exuded a positive attitude and strength through all she endured, becoming a role model to all.
Vicki was an elementary school teacher and was passionate about helping all children reach their potential. Recently she taught at Oakway Intermediate School in Westminster, SC. She loved family, traveling, Scouting, and playing games.
She earned a BS in Elementary Education from Montana State University in 1988. While in college, Vicki was the president of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority and was recognized as the top president in the United States. In 2010, Vicki earned her Masters of Education from Clemson University.
Vicki is survived by her husband, Scot and children Jake, 17 and Rachel, 16, her parents Jack and Diane Sherick of Great Falls, MT, and brother Mike and sister Heidi and families. She has 11 nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 170 Bountyland Rd, Seneca, SC at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 19. In lieu of flowers, Vicki requested that donations be made to the Boy Scouts of America, the Girl Scouts or Susan G. Komen for the Cure .
Published in Great Falls Tribune on Oct. 18, 2013