Lawrence C. Hobbs, 84, husband of Beatrice E. (white) Hobbs, of Pottstown, passed away on Sunday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Monocacy, PA, he was the son of the late Clarence and Myrtle (Gallion) Hobbs.
Surviving with his wife are daughters Joan Madden, wife of Bruce, and June Tiley, wife of Michael, both of Pottstown; brother Herbert Hobbs, husband of Nancy, of Pottstown; and granddaughters Heather Murdoch, wife of Gregory, of Perkiomen and Brittney Tiley of Pottstown. He will be missed by his feline friend Daffney. Along with his parents, he is predeceased by 2 brothers and one sister.
Lawrence was a member of St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church in Pottstown. He worked for Bethlehem Steel for 34 years as a template maker and at Sanatoga Metal Corp. for 20 years. He was a life member of Friendship Fire Company in Royersford, enjoyed going to the beach and casinos and loved to fish.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, 10:30AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown. Burial will follow in ST. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 9:30AM to 10:15AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lawrence’s name to the American Lung Association, 2121 City Line Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017-2100.