JOHN C. “JACK” HOBART, age 70, of New Philadelphia, died unexpectedly on February 10, 2012. He was the son of the late Glenn and Geneva (Briggs) Hobart. Jack was born on January 9, 1942, and grew up in Goshen in the area formerly known as Beidler. He is survived by his wife of almost 50 years Trudy Breitmeier, whom he married on August 25, 1962. They have four children, Theresa (Don) Cooper, Diane (Tim) Sugalski, Christie (John) Peoples and John “Jack” Hobart II. He also had a twin brother, Jim (Sierra) Hobart and sister Bonnie (Lonnie) Wolfe. Jack retired following a career with the New Philadelphia Fire Department. The complete obit appeared in the T-R on February 11, 2012.