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1948 - 2019 Obituary Condolences
J WARREN HOCKADAY August 26, 1948- January 13, 2019 J was a Husband, Father, Brother, Uncle, Consummate Businessman and Friend. His journey touched so many lives, whether it was teaching his daughter, niece or nephews the finer art of draw poker to his extensive career in journalism, TV production or serving his community as Executive Director of the Eureka Chamber of Commerce, J Warren was "All In". He is preceded in death by his beloved parents John Warren and Marguerite Hockaday. J is survived by his beautiful wife Lisa and his incredibly talented daughter Marguerite Rose Hockaday. J also leaves behind two sisters, Elizabeth (Hockaday) Bates of Carmel by the Sea and Nan Hockaday of Guam; two nephews Matthew Ryan Nininger and Jonathan Ryan Hockaday and a niece Dawn Marguerite Lautenberger; his spiritual brothers of over 50 years Michael Christian and Paul Nicholson. J's family would like to thank the community of Eureka and dear friends for all the kind words, memories and warm wishes. He will always be in our hearts and as Beth will tell you he is now one of those brilliant diamonds on the sea. A celebration of his life will be held on February 23rd. If you'd like more information, you can contact his daughter Maggie at 707-496-2607. As J was fond of saying "...more soon"
Published in Eureka Times-Standard from Jan. 26 to Jan. 27, 2019
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