Edward D. "Fred" Hobbs

Born: Sat., Jun. 23, 1951
Died: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018


5:30 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 08, 2018
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Religious Service

7:00 PM Thu., Nov. 08, 2018
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

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Edward D. "Fred" Hobbs, age 67, of Pottsville, PA passed away Sunday, November 4th, 2018 at his home.


Born in Pottsville, PA on June 23, 1951, he was the beloved son of the late Edward "Ned" and Anne Christian “Christie” (Devers) Hobbs.


Fred loved to go hunting, going to the races, going on vacations, especially to the beach, riding his Harley, and visiting the mountains and the High Knob Inn.


Fred was the loving cousin of Patrick Hobbs, Cynthia (Hobbs) McCarty, Vicki Keating, and the late Robin Hobbs, ,a devoted great uncle to Tierne Hobbs, a longtime friend of Deb Jenkins and also survived by many loving relatives and friends.



A Religious Service will be held at the Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St. Port Carbon at 7PM on Thursday, November 8th, with Deacon Jack Quirk officiating.


Relatives and Friends are invited to visit with the family on Thursday evening from 5:30-7PM at the Funeral Home.


Interment will be held private at Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery in Pottsville.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hillside SPCA P.O. Box 233 Pottsville, PA 17901 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.


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