John Hosking

John R. Hosking

1929 - 2019

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Obituary of John R. Hosking

John R. Hosking, 90, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2019 at the Regency Grande Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dover.  
 
John was born in St. Louis, MO, and was a resident of Dover for 69 years.  He served in the United States Army Air Corp during the Berlin Airlift.  John was a member of the Uniform Fire Department of Dover from the mid 1960’s until his retirement in 1992.  He was also a volunteer from 1955 – 1995 and a past Captain & Lieutenant of Protection Hook and Ladder Co. # 1.
 
John is survived by his three children Ida Mae Tidey and her husband Greg, John F. and his wife Sharon and his pride and joy Lizzie Hosking; three grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and his sister Lorraine Zara.  He was predeceased by his wife Margaret in 2014.
 
Visitation Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Tuttle Funeral Home, Randolph (www.tuttlefh.com).  Funeral Service 10:30AM on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at the Funeral Home.  Interment at Locust Hill Cemetery, Dover.  In Lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Dover Fire Department Historical Fund, 37 North Sussex St. Dover, NJ 07801 C/O John Sperry. 
Wednesday
11
December

Visitation

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Tuttle Funeral Home
272 State Route 10 West
Randolph, New Jersey, United States
973-366-7400
Thursday
12
December

Funeral Service

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Tuttle Funeral Home
272 State Route 10 West
Randolph, New Jersey, United States
973-366-7400
Thursday
12
December

Interment

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Locust Hill Cemetery
169 North Sussex Street
Dover, New Jersey, United States