Hobbs, Jon

Posted in Obituaries

Jon Hobbs, 61, of Morenci, Mich., died Dec. 29, 2011, at home. 

He was born Aug.  3, 1950, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Richard and Betty (Frost) Hobbs.  On June 10, 1978, in Morenci he married Linda “Sue” Henson and she survives.

Jon has lived in Morenci since 1962. He served his country during the Vietnam War from 1969 through 1973, and was a member of the Morenci American Legion Post #368. He was formerly employed as a machine repairman at Dixie Crystal near Toledo, Ohio, from where he retired, due to failing health, after 18 years of service. 

Jon enjoyed reading, loved bowling, and was an avid golfer.

In addition to his wife, Jon is survived by two sisters, Susan Hobbs and Deborah Hobbs, both of Eugene, Ore.; and several nieces and nephews.  Jon was preceded in death by his parents.

Following Jon’s request there will be no funeral service, visitation or viewing.

Funeral arrangements were made through the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci.

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