Died of natural causes on Thursday, April 13th. Shawn was a graduate of Paw Paw High School, Kalamazoo Valley Community College and attended Western Michigan University. He was a soccer fan and closely followed Chelsea Football Club. His hobbies included gardening, music and astronomy. Preceded in Death by his step-father, Dave Hatton. He is survived by his parents, Jean C. Hatton and Anthony J. Kokitus; his brother, Andrew G. Kokitus; his step-siblings, David (Renae) L. Hatton, Joseph (Andrea) Hatton, and Nikki (Jerett) Huff; his grandmother, Marie D. Brown; his aunts and uncles, Edward (Mib) Kokitus, Michael (Deb) Kokitus, Cindy Kokitus and James Kokitus; and loving family and friends. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 19th at 11:30 AM, in the Fellowship Hall of First Presbyterian Church, Paw Paw, Mich. In Lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to Michigan Radio (NPR).