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Phyllis J. Martin Hobby
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1926
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 2012
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA

Phyllis J. Harper Hobby, 86, of Burlington died at 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2012, at Bickford Cottage.
Born January 3, 1926 in Burlington, she was the daughter of George H. and Bertha L. Schmicker Martin. On July 17, 1948 she married Jack D. Harper in Burlington. He preceded her in death on March 29, 1983. On December 7, 1996 she married Lewis B. Hobby at St. Luke's United Church of Christ.
Mrs. Hobby was a 1943 graduate of St. Paul's High School in Burlington. She worked in the office at J.I. Case Co. from 1950-1959, was a clerk in the Des Moines County Auditor's Office for ten years, and also worked in the office at Aspen Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Hobby was a member of St. Luke's United Church of Christ and its Ruth Circle, Good Samaritan and Women's Fellowship where she served as secretary and treasurer and the Moose Lodge Auxiliary.
Survivors include her husband, Lewis Hobby of Burlington; one granddaughter, Jackie Zwiefel of Iowa City; three step grandchildren; step children, Theda Olson of Carman, Illinois and Debbie Thye of Burlington; special friend, Linda Hale and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband; one son, Alan D. Harper; daughter-in-law, Mary B. Harper; brother, Clifford C. Martin and sister, Eleanor Clark.
Interment will be in Aspen Grove Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  George H. Martin (1889 - 1976)
  Bertha Louise Schmicker Martin (____ - 1971)
  Jack Dale Harper (1924 - 1983)
  Lewis B. Hobby (1919 - 2014)*
  Alan Dale Harper (1959 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Aspen Grove Cemetery
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 326 102 02
Created by: No Reins
Record added: Jul 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93424484
Phyllis J. <i>Martin</i> Hobby
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