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Marjorie Louise Hobbs

October 13, 1930 — November 5, 2022

Marjorie L. Hobbs, 92, of Buffalo, Kansas passed away Saturday, November 5, 2022 at Morningstar Care Home in Fredonia, Kansas.

Marjorie Louise Hobbs was born October 13, 1930 in Chanute, Kansas the daughter of Clarence Eugene Greve and Louise (Frederick) Greve. She grew up in Chanute, Kansas and graduated from Chanute High School in 1947.

On August 7, 1957 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Chanute she was united in marriage to Virgil G. Hobbs and he preceded her in death February 13, 2000.

Marjorie was very faithful going to Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church several times a week. She also enjoyed woodworking and gardening. She was involved in the family farming operation and was a hard working farmers wife and homemaker.

Marjorie will be remembered for her sweet corn patch since 1980 where she would give away the corn to neighbors, family and friends. She also would build birdhouses and foot stools. She had made over 100 foot stools and had given many to friends all over the area.

She was member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altar Society, Fredonia Promenaders Square Dance Club and was involved in 4-H when her children were younger.

Survivors include her sons, Randal Hobbs and his wife Irene of Fredonia, Kansas, Clyde Hobbs and his wife Kimberly of Lucas, Texas, Chester Hobbs and his wife Dana of Buffalo, Kansas, sister, Ilene, McCoy and her husband Gerald of Shawnee, Kansas, 5 grandchildren, Camden Hobbs, Austin Hobbs, Jennifer Honey, Sheila Hobbs, and Kara Hobbs.

She was preceded in death by her parents, 4 brothers, Wayne Greve, Robert Greve, Richard Greve and Merle Greve.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M, Tuesday, November 8, 2022, at Wickham Family Funeral Home, 510 North 7th, Fredonia, Kansas 66736.

Reciting of the Rosary will be held 9:30 A.M., Wednesday, November 9, 2002 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 428 North 12th Street, Fredonia, Kansas.

Mass of Christian Burial will follow the Rosary at 10:00 A.M. at the church with Father Stuart Smeltzer and Father Jeremy Huser, concelebrants.

The Rite of Committal will be held at Maple Grove Cemetery, near Roper, Kansas.

Memorial remembrances are suggested to the Marjorie Hobbs Nursing Scholarship Fund and they may be left or mailed to the funeral home.


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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Wickham Family Funeral Home - Fredonia

510 North 7th Street, Fredonia, KS 66736

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Rosary

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Starts at 9:30 am (Central time)

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

1223 Madison Street, Fredonia, KS 66736

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Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

1223 Madison Street, Fredonia, KS 66736

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