OBITUARY

Fred L. Hobbs Jr.

June 22, 1927September 4, 2013

Fred passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at the age of 86.

He was born in Eagle Pass, Texas. on June 22, 1927. Fred was a World War II veteran and served as a fireman first class in the United States Navy. He was a retired AG Mechanic.

The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the fifth floor staff, the ICU staff, and Fred's team of doctors at VA Central California Health Care System.

Fred is preceded in death by his mother, Feliciana Hobbs; his wife, Mary Hobbs; and his daughter, Elsie Hobbs-Renteria.

Fred is survived by his children, Thelma Hobbs-Romero, David Hobbs, Lorraine DeMateo, Rosa Marin, Fred Hobbs, George Hobbs, Lawrence Hobbs, Edward Hobbs, Jessica Wash and Cynthia Lopez; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sisters, Ida Breen, Betty Williams, Selma Mello and Joyce Carta.

Visitation will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m., followed by a Recitation of the Holy Rosary.

A Funeral Service will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at 9:00 a.m, followed by interment at Belmont Memorial Park.

Remembrances may be made to the VA Central California Health Care System, 2615 E. Clinton Ave., Fresno, Ca. 93703.

Services

  • Funeral Service Wednesday, September 11, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, September 10, 2013
  • Recitation of the Holy Rosary Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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Fred L. Hobbs Jr.

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Nancy Davis

September 21, 2013

Lots of Love and sincere condolences from My mother Betty Williams and all of her children. Uncle Fred was very loved and a part of a wonderful legacy. God bless you, dear family.

Paul Breen

September 14, 2013

My condolences to the Hobbs Family. Uncle Fred was a wonderful husband, father and uncle. He will be missed greatly. Praying that the Blessed Lord will bring comfort to the family and eternal rest to Uncle Fred.

Sandy, James & May Mah

September 10, 2013

Our deepest condolences & many prayers for comfort to the Hobbs family. Fred was always so happy go-lucky & very loved by our family.

Stephens & Bean Chapel

September 10, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

GLORIA CHICO

September 9, 2013

TO LA FAMILIA HOBBS. KNOW THAT YOU ARE THOUGHT OF DURING THIS MOST DIFFICULT TIME, AND THAT WE ARE PRAYING FOR YOUR DAD, AND FOR YOU. SINCERAMENTE, GLORIA CHICO.

Felicia Ann Hobbs

September 9, 2013

On behalf of my family. ..I would like to thank you all for the kind words, love and support...It is greatly appreciated. . My Grandfather is an amazing man and as his eldest Granddaughter I am proud to be a part of his bloodline. .. He has gone to be by my Grandma's side in the Heavens until we will all reunite with them again some day.. I love you Grandpa Hobbs

Rosie moreno Rodriguez

September 9, 2013

My condolences. To Hobbs family from Ramon and Josie Moreno family STELLA. And Rosie Moreno. Rip Fred Hobbs.

September 8, 2013

To David, George and Lawrence Hobbs,
Our prayers are with you during this time, we are sorry for your loss. As time goes by it does get better.
Sincerely,
Jessie and Lori Moreno

thomas martinez

September 7, 2013

me and my family are so sorry for your lost. our prayers are with you all

PHIL AND LOUISE SCHAAF

September 7, 2013

MAY GOD BLESS FRED HOBBS, AND HIS FAMILY AT THIS TIME OF SORROW.