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Gale L. Hobbs

October 10, 1948 ~ May 29, 2019 (age 70)

Mr. Gale L. Hobbs 70, a resident of Galt, Mo. died Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 1:31 A.M. at St. Lukes on the Plaza, Kansas City, MO.

His body was cremated under the direction of Slater-Neal Funeral Home, Trenton. A celebration of life will be held later.

Memorials to: Gale Hobbs memorial fund and maybe mailed to Janice Hobbs, 890 N.E. 2nd St., Galt, Mo.

Mr. Hobbs was born October 10, 1948 at Newtown, Mo. the son of Paul and Margaret Putnam Hobbs.  He graduated from Princeton High School. He was a farmer and local contactor. He enjoyed hunting,  fishing and going to sporting events all with his grandchildren.

On January 16, 1974 he was married to Janice Kelsall in Grundy County.

His survivors include his wife Janice of the home. Children Jerry Axtell and wife Sharmin, Laredo, Joe Axtell and wife Amy, Galt, Angie Rockhold and husband Joey, Bates City, Mo. and Trampas Hobbs and wife Michelle, Clever, Mo. Grandchildren Mason, Dawson and Maddy Rockhold, Morgan and Corbin Axtell, Mayce Axtell, and Austen, Justin and Jared Hobbs. One brother Randal Hobbs and wife Rosa, Spickard.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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