AMerican Veteran 11

Frederick Mahlon Van Hook

June 16, 1941 ~ May 14, 2020 (age 78)


Deceased’s Name: Frederick Mahlon Van Hook

Age: 78

Resident of (Town, State): Farmington, NM

Date of death: May 14, 2020

Place of death (Town, State): Farmington, NM

Date of birth: June 16, 1941

Birthplace (Town, State): Houston, TX

Parents’ names: Frederick Carl Van Hook, Elenora Hollingsworth

Veteran: Yes Branch: Navy


Fredrick Mahlon Van Hook, 78, of Farmington NM passed away peacefully at his home on May 14, 2020. He was born in Houston, TX to Frederick Carl Van Hook and Elenora Hollingsworth, both pre-deceased. He graduated from Farmington High School in 1960 and enlisted in the Navy afterwards. Following an honorable discharge in 1966, he attended an electronics school in Port Arthur, TX and repaired electronics in the Farmington, NM area until his passing. He was a gifted artist and loved nature and camping. He was a loving father, son, and brother and will certainly be missed.

Preceded in death by:

Parents: Frederick Carl Van Hook, Elenora Hollingsworth

Survived by:

Wife: Neva Van Hook

Daughters: Lisa Van Hook, Barbara Van Hook

Brothers: Joe Van Hook

Sisters: Laura Lockwood

Nephew: Joe Kelly Van Hook

Nieces: Jennifer Iannapollo, Michelle Kearns

Visitation: There will be no visitation.

Services: A virtual service will be arranged. Date to be determined.

Funeral home in charge of arrangements:

Name: Alternative Choice Funeral & Cremation

Address: 804 N. Dustin Ave.

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