DONALD L. HOBBS (1941 - 2019)

  • "Don,you will be missed"
    - Karen Foster
Service Information
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home
6131 St Joe Road
Fort Wayne, IN
46835
(260)-485-8500
Calling hours
Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home
6131 St Joe Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
View Map
Calling hours
Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
10:00 AM
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home
6131 St Joe Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
View Map
Funeral service
Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
11:00 AM
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home
6131 St Joe Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
View Map
Obituary

DONALD L. HOBBS, 78, of Fort Wayne, Ind., passed away suddenly in his home on Monday Nov. 25, 2019. Born on Sept. 9, 1941 in Conners -ville, Ind., he was a son of the late Lowell and Frances Hobbs. Don enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1958 and did tours at Fort Knox and Germany until 1964. He married Sandra F. Haire on July 2, 1966 and moved to Fort Wayne, Ind. in 1970. He retired from Roadway Express Inc. after 31 years of service as a driver. Don enjoyed fishing, playing golf, cards and watching NASCAR. He is survived by his three children Terry (Helen) Hobbs, Robby Hobbs (Greta Goines), and Jeanette (Andy) James. Also surviving are his brother, Stanley (Sara) Hobbs of Richmond, Ind.; and sister, Sharon Smith of Elkhart,Ind.; and his special companion, Sue Trowbridge; plus nieces, nephews and cousins. Don was also preceded in death by his wife, two grandchildren, one brother and two sisters. Funeral Service is 11 qa.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, at at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior to service. Calling also from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at the funeral home. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers preferred memorials are to Cancer Services of N.E. Indiana or . www.hockemeyermillerfh.com
logo

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 28, 2019
bullet Smith bullet U.S. Army
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
Funeral Home Details
Fort Wayne, IN   (260) 485-8500
funeral home direction icon
Donations
Please consider a donation, as requested by the family.