Hobbs, John T.
The greater Phoenix community mourns the loss of Detective John T. Hobbs who was slain in the line of duty on March 3, 2014. John grew up in the Valley and graduated in 1988 from Apollo High School. He faithfully and proudly served this community for the past 21 years on the Phoenix Police Department. It's impossible to sum up all of the incredible accomplishments he achieved in his life, but John's greatest is the family he leaves behind. John, 43, is survived by Cathy, his beloved wife of 11 years, and their three young children, Mason, Christian and Cecelia. John is also survived by his sister Regina Jones, her husband Adrian, and their children, Chloe, Aidan and Atticus of Las Vegas, NV. Other survivors include John's extended family of in-laws, relatives, friends and acquaintances. John is predeceased by his parents, Donald and Chung Sook Hobbs. The Visitation will be from 5-7 PM, Sunday, March, 9, 2014 at Surprise Funeral Care, 16063 W. Bell Rd., Surprise. The Funeral Service will be at 10:00 AM, Monday, March 10, 2014 at Christ Church of the Valley, 7007 W. Happy Valley Rd., Peoria, with Honors and Interment at Phoenix Memorial Park, 200 W. Beardsley Rd., Phoenix. Please visit John's online registry, www.surprisefuneralcare.com