OBITUARY

Hosea G. Isaac

October 11, 1937March 11, 2021

Hosea G. Isaac was born on October 11, 1937 in Lake Providence, Louisiana to Cornelius and Elizabeth Isaac, and was the 13th of 14 children from that union. He was called home during the early morning of March 11, 2021.

After several moves, Hosea and his family relocated to Kansas City, Missouri where he later joined the United States Air Force in July of 1955. He met and later married Barbara Jean Barkley from Kansas City on July 25, 1965. The following year, the couple announced the birth of their only child Terri Renee.

Hosea went on to serve 28 years of active duty protecting our country, including two tours of duty in Vietnam. He retired in 1983, and later worked briefly for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration before starting a second career with the United States Postal Service.

Hosea professed his faith in God at an early age and became a member of the Langley Air Force Base Chapel soon after arriving in Hampton, Virginia in 1979. He was active in several church activities and groups until relocating to Derby, Kansas in August 2018, following the death of his wife.

Hosea is survived by his daughter, Terri R. Brooks and son-in-law, Kevin A. Brooks of Derby, Kansas; grandsons, Isaiah and Kevin II, and great grandson, Ahzai A. Brooks, and many friends and relatives.

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, March 20, 2021

  • Viewing

    Wednesday, March 24, 2021

  • Celebration of Life

    Wednesday, March 24, 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, March 24, 2021

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