Hobart Feltner, 96, passed away at his home in Cannonville April 22, 2013. He was born August 24, 1916 in Cutchin, Kentucky to Joseph and Amelia Hoskins Feltner. He married Glenda Twitchell May 4, 1938, later divorced.
Dad came to Utah in 1936 to work in the CCC Camp east of Henrieville. He started out building fences, but finished up as a cook. In his early years, he worked at Bryce Canyon, and all over the western states. He retired as a sawyer after 47 years in the Escalante saw mill.
His grandchildren will miss his cookie jar. He always made sure it was full for them. He loved his grandchildren, especially the babies.
Survived by children: Lamar (Cheri) Feltner; Beverly (Tad) Davis, Shirlene Feltner, and Janiece (Dennis) Sortor; 22 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren; siblings: Florence Dasher, Zola Young, Bernard Feltner.
Preceded in death by parents; son, Hobart Bernard Feltner; granddaughter, Tina Cherie Feltner; siblings: Opal Gay, Odra Coleman, Ethel Watts, Elmer Feltner, Mae Miller, Albert Feltner, Elbert Feltner, Helen Combs, Garth Feltner.
Graveside services and interment will be held Friday, April 26, 2013 in the Cannonville Cemetery. Friends may call Friday at the Tropic LDS Ward Chapel from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com