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“Hi Doc, we miss you down here. Hope you are doing great and pain free where you are. I bet you are watching down on all of us. Miss ya , Love ya. You...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Deborah Decot - Richland Center, WI

“So sorry to hear about your dads passing we are just now hearing about it I am so sorry we missed the funeral our thoughts and prayers are with all...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Jeff and Renee Hayes - WI

“Sorry for your loss. Thinking of your families. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: April Hays - Portage, WI

“So sad about Doc. He always was fun to be around. He had a kind heart and was a joy to be around. Will not forget the times out dancing and just...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Deborah Decot - Richland Center, WI

“We are sorry for your loss. Doc will be surely missed. I remember the days when we were all together, all the fun times we had, they will never be...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Cal & Deb McDonald - Mosinee, WI

“Our Deepest sympathy to everyone, in the passing of Doc. I enjoyed his hospital stays, and also the years ago, of Square Dancing with Doc and...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: helen sheafor - richalnd Center, WI

“So sorry for your loss what a good man ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Steven Dobson - Richland Center, WI

“RIP Grandpa You are missed but many, but we all know you are not suffering any more! I love you and miss you!! Until we meet again! ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Stacy Colson - Sextonville, WI


George "Doc" Hobbs Jr., age 79, of rural Lone Rock died Friday, June 13, 2014 at his home. Doc was born October 22, 1934 in Ferryville, WI the son of George Sr. and Julia (Bolstad) Hobbs. On September 24, 1955 he married Audrey Persinger at the Little Brown Church in Nasha, Iowa. Together they farmed for many years and later Doc drove semi. Doc loved to spend time on the house boat, fishing, listening to country music, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include his loving wife Audrey of 58 years of Lone Rock; a son Rick (Roxanne) Hobbs of Sextonville; 3 daughters Lori (Earl) Bailey of Excelsior, WI, Tina Compty of Spring Green, Christine (Dan) McDonald of Sauk City; 8 grandchildren Misty Schaller of Richland Center, Jason (Lorilee) Hooks of Muscoda, Julia (Matt) Wallin of Excelsior, Stacy (Lance) Colson of Sextonville, Danny Hobbs of Fort Collins, CO, Richard Compty of Spring Green, William Compty of Spring Green, Amanda McDonald of Sauk City; one step grandchild Connie Morales of Fall River, WI; 10 great grandchildren Brianna, Haleigh, Carson, Hayden, Matthew, LaRon, Dylan, Christina, LaZairea, baby Birch; 4 step great grandchildren Bailey, Lyndsy, Karyanna, Kaitlyn, Natasha; a sister Anita Steiner of Rockford, Ill; 3 sisters-in-law Elinor (Bob) Evans of Arena, Patricia Persinger of Excelsior, Sharon (John) Hernan of Excelsior; 3 brothers-in-law Robert (Barb) Persinger of Lone Rock, Lloyd (Gail) Persinger of Adams Friendship, Doug (Karen) Persinger of Richland Center; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Also, his loving Bird Cracker.

Doc was preceded in death by his parents, a sister-in-law Viola Glass; father and mother-in-law Everett and Myra Persinger.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Clary Memorial Funeral Home in Richland Center with Pastor Craig Peach officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at the Clary Memorial Funeral Home from 3:00 PM until the time of service at 6:00 PM. On line condolences can be made at www.clarymemorialfuneralhome.com