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Rosemary (Krebs) Hobbs

June 9, 1927 ~ July 4, 2019 (age 92)


Rosemary Hobbs, 92 of Frankton, IN passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at her residence.
She was born on June 6, 1927 in Elwood, IN the youngest daughter of the late Adam and Elizabeth (Bertzel) Krebs.
Rosemary was a lifelong resident of Madison County. She married Charles Hobbs on April 7, 1951 in Anderson. They lived in the Elwood/Alexandria area until his death on July 28, 1998.
Rosemary graduated in 1945 from St. Mary's in Anderson, IN. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elwood, where she volunteered in several areas of church work.
For many years she worked as a medical secretary at St. John's Hospital in Anderson. Later, she and her husband managed Pine Grove Apartments in Elwood. Together they won many awards for their beautiful flowers.
Rosemary is survived by her daughter, Nancy (Dennis) Miller of The Villages, FL, 3 sons Tobey (Linda) Hobbs of Frankton, with whom she lived, Mike Hobbs of Anderson, Rick Hobbs of Frankton, sister, Betty Shaffer of Anderson, sister- in law, Lydia Krebs and son in law, J.R. Pittsford, 8 grandchildren and 7 great-grandsons, Jason(Cindy) Hobbs and sons Jacob, Jackson & Lucas, Joey (Leah) Hobbs and sons, Nathan & Leland, Jeff (Shannon) Hobbs and sons, Jonathan & Joshua, Brandy Hobbs, Rachel Hobbs(David Neal), Lindsay (Troy Pryor),  Kenny (Erin) Miller (expecting the first great granddaughter, Savannah), Lizz Miller, several nieces and nephews, special friends, Sue Nelson of Chesterfield & Laverne Olsen of AZ.
Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents, husband, infant daughter Judith Lynne Hobbs, daughter, Joyce Pittsford, brother J. Robert Krebs.
A funeral mass will be held at 1:00 PM, at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Wednesday July 10, 2019 with Father Dennis Goth officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation for family & friends will be Wednesday prior to the service from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made through the funeral home to the St. Joseph Catholic Church building fund or to the Madison County Humane Society

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July 10, 2019

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home
305 Sigler St.
Frankton, Indiana 46044

Mass of Christian Burial
July 10, 2019

1:00 PM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
1306 South A Street
Elwood, Indiana 46036

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