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Dolores Hobson

February 1, 1923 ~ November 21, 2018 (age 95)

Dolores Hobson (Sousa) 95, of Mt. Vernon passed away on Nov. 21, 2018.  Born on Feb. 1, 1923, in Lowell Massachusetts to John & Mary Sousa, she was a lifelong resident of Mt. Vernon.  Dolores attended Edison High school and married her high school sweetheart, Walker F. Hobson at St. Mary’s Church on March 25, 1950. Dolores ran the American Cancer Society’s Annual Charity Drive and worked at the Franciscan Mission for many years.  One of ten children Dolores is survived by her sisters, Agnes Crocco, Connie Santos, son Robert Hobson (Pamela), daughter Doreen Pinto (Russell), grandchildren Thomas, Michael, Jessica, Marc, Alexis, and great-grandchildren Max and Auggie.  One of ten children, Dolores is predeceased by her husband Walker, brothers and sisters, Bella White, Doris Sousa, August Sousa, Matilda DiCintio, John and Herbie Sousa.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to:  The Wartburg, 1 Wartburg Place, Mt. Vernon, NY  10552 or

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