Obituary: Virginia Hobson, 72, Germantown Hills

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Virginia L. Hobson, 72, of Germantown Hills died at 11:52 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.

Born June 9, 1940, in Roanoke to Edward and Anna (Groth) Faucon, she married Kenneth D. Hobson on June 9, 1960, in Roanoke, and he survives.

Surviving are her children, Roxanna (John) Pelle of Lafayette, Colo., Rochelle (Mike) Rogers of Indianapolis, Ranee Kiesewetter of Germantown Hills and Kenneth (Maria) Hobson of Westminster, Colo.; and seven grandchildren. She is also survived by brothers and sisters, Frank (Lois) Jenkins of Morton, Hazel Link of Mokena, George Jenkins of Roanoke, Bonnie (Ed) Mayhall of Eureka and Sandra (Bob) Staley of Chillicothe.

She was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.

She was a homemaker and of the Lutheran faith.

Cremation rites have been accorded, with burial of ashes at a later date in Colorado.

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