OBITUARY

John H. Hobbs

September 14, 1953February 21, 2013
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John Herbert Hobbs, 59, lifelong resident of Springfield, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 21, 2013. John was born on September 14, 1953, the son of Fred and Clara (Allsopp) Hobbs. John attended Springfield schools and graduated University of Illinois Springfield. He taught for MacMurray College and Lake Land College. He also worked locally in Springfield for the SJ-R. On September 29, 1998 he married Jammie Kieslar, she survives him. Also surviving him is his mother, as well as several aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 11 am at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 S Walnut St Springfield, IL 62704. Rev. Julie Wells Blythe will officiate the services.

Visitation will be held from 9 am until the time of service at the church.

Memorials in John's name may be made to the American Cancer Society 687 E Linton Ave Springfield, IL.

Please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, February 26, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 26, 2013
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September 14, 2016

HAPPY BIRTHDAY IN HEAVEN, JOHN.

DRW

Dennis Weller

March 27, 2013

John, You will always be my CHERISHED FRIEND. Love, Denny

March 27, 2013

John, You will always be my CHERISHED FRIEND. Love, Denny

mary halford

February 27, 2013

I worked with Mr. Hobbs through Lakeland College at Vandalia. I got to know him and hear him tell many wonderful stories about his wife, mother, and family. He loved you dearly. He will be missed. Mary Halford

Nancy Light

February 27, 2013

I love you Uncle John and will always think of you. You would have been happy with the service, it was exactly what you wanted. We plan on going to some of the vacation spots you wanted to take us on this summer, and we know you will be with us.

Steve Drake

February 27, 2013

I am very sorry to hear of the passing of John. I worked with him at Vandalia through Lake Land College for the past 2 years. He was a good man, was well liked and respected by students and colleagues. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Michael Kluthe

February 27, 2013

Jamie, Pam and I offer our most sincere thoughts and prayers for you and your family now and in the future.
Love you cousin,
Mike

Michael Kluthe

February 27, 2013

Jammie, Pam and I offer our thoughts and prayers of condolences for your loss. We wish you the best now and for your future. Love you cousin.

JoAnn Marquess

February 26, 2013

Jammie,
So sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

February 26, 2013

JAMMIE SO SORRY ABOUT JOHN MY PRAYS ARE WITH YOU MARGE WESTWOOD HEARN