James Hobaugh, 85, of Forward Township, died at his home on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Born in Blaine Hill on February 12, 1932, he was the son of the late William and Irene Hobaugh.
James was a motorman in the screening room at the USX Clairton Works and retired after 44 years. He was a member of Round Hill Presbyterian Church and the Elizabeth Twp. Sportsman's Club.
James is survived by his wife, Faye (Behanna) Hobaugh; sons, Timothy J. Hobaugh of Forward Twp. and Daniel W. Hobaugh of Rostraver Twp.; daughters, Jamie F. (Robert) Thompson and Jeannie C. (Joseph) DeCarlo, all of Forward Twp.; grandchildren, Mathew Hobaugh, Alyssa Hobaugh, Corey Hobaugh, Danielle Thompson, Robert Thompson and Summer DeCarlo; great grandchildren, Melody Coleman, Kiara Hobaugh and Mia Hobaugh.
In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by a grandson, Daniel James Hobaugh and several brothers and sisters.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Belle Vernon/Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com where a Funeral service will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Matthew Stith officiating. Interment will follow in Salem Cemetery.