Justin Lloyd Hakey (1975 – 2010)
Justin Lloyd Hakey was born on Aug. 9, 1975, in St. George, Utah, to David Lloyd Hakey and Julia Beth Hakey Baldwin. He joined his Heavenly Father and many family members on Dec. 17, 2010, following many years of illness and pain. He grew up in Smithfield, Utah, along with a brother and sister and his grandmother. He attended schools in Smithfield, Logan and Big Piney, Wyo. He moved to Wyoming in 1993 with Kirk and Janet Andrus and their son Timothy and become their foster son shortly after moving. He attended a Special High School in Cheyenne, Wyo., where he received his GED. After many years he had made his piece with the Lord and returned to his flock and had received his recommend in preparation for his marriage to Jodee Packer. They were planning their wedding on Jan. 3, 2011. He is survived by his mother Julia, his brother Korey Martin (Allison) of Tooele, Utah, sister Kimberly Schya Martin of Ogden, Utah. His adoptive mother, Janet Andrus of Lewiston, his brothers Chad Andrus (Kayla) of Preston, Idaho, Scott Andrus (Rebecca) of Moab, sisters LisaLyn Ricks (Todd) of Lewiston, Angela Gregersen (Darren) of Ely, Nev., his soon to be step-children, Heather Lee Packer, 17, Dillon, 14, Kennedy, 13, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and close friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, David, his closest mentor and grandmother Helen Ann Deans Baldwin, grandfather Kelvin Alma Baldwin, foster and adoptive father Kirk Andrus, brother Timothy Wyatt Andrus. There will be a service for him at Nelson Funeral Home on 400 North and about 250 East (across from Smiths) in Logan, Utah, on Wednesday Dec. 22, 2010, at noon. There will not be a public viewing. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.nelsonfuneralhome.com.
He was one of the most generous people I know. He will be missed.