John A. Hoeber Jr., 83, of Corpus Christi passed away March 27, 2011.

He was born on Feb. 18, 1928 in Alice to John A. Hoeber Sr. and Josephine Walker Hoeber.

Hoeber was a longtime member of the South Bluff United Methodist Church, member of the United Steelworkers Union, member of the NRA and an avid hunter and fisherman.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Robert Hoeber; and his wife, Pat Hoeber.

He is survived by his daughters, Deborah (William) Bowles, and Jonna Botello (Chuck) Funk; son, Larry (Paulette) Hoeber; six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, and a special niece, Rosalind (Jim) Worthman.

Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Cherie Hopkins officiating. Interment was in the Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home