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Hobart D. “Hobie” Lomas, Jr.

Hobart D. "Hobie" Lomas, Jr.Hobart D. “Hobie” Lomas, Jr., 82, of Hatboro, and a former resident of Turkey Run, Shenandoah, passed away Wednesday at his residence.

Born in Turkey Run, Shenandoah, Feb. 20, 1934, he was a son of the late Hobart D. Sr. and Mary (Ondusko) Lomas.

He was a graduate of the former J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah.

He was a decorated Korean War Navy veteran.

Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a machinist for Standard Pressed Steel in Jenkintown.

Hobie was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Shenandoah, and the American Legion Post 798, Hatboro.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Theresa A. “Teri” Nine, July 10, 2011; a brother, George B. Lomas Sr., May 30, 2007; a nephew, George B. Lomas Jr., July 6, 2004.

Surviving are a daughter, Patricia Ann Swartz and her husband, Gary, Wake Forest, N.C.; two grandsons, Kyle and Justin Swartz; three sisters, Ester Lomas Okarma, Turkey Run, Shenandoah, Mary Suzanne Buckanavage, Niantic, Conn., and Lois Sarah Lomas, Shenandoah; a stepson, Paul J. Moore, Littleton, Colo.; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

US FlagA religious services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. The Rev. Mindy Heppe, pastor, will officiate. Interment with military honors will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.

Hobart D. “Hobie” Lomas, Jr. Has 2 Condolences Posted:

  1. Nancy & Tom Papaleo says:

    Dear Lois, please accept our deepest sympathy for the loss of your wonderful brother. The loss of any family member is very difficult, but, a sibling is one of the hardest. We hope all your fondest memories of Hobie will help you get thru this most heartbreaking time. Remember you are always in our thoughts and prayers. God be with you.
    Love ya, Nanc and Tom

  2. Jan Filler says:

    I will miss terribly, my dear, dear friend of almost 50 years and so will my family. You are family to us. So many good times with you and Teri!! Now rest with your love and we will all meet again someday. Love you so much!!

    Jan Filler and the Haynos Family