May 19, 2013
— John H.
Jobson, 82, of 26323 County Route 53, passed Sunday, May
19, at his home surrounded by family and friends.
Calling hours will be 5
to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at Hart & Bruce
A memorial service at the Evans Mills Methodist Church and
burial at Sanford Corners Cemetery will take place at a
Born Oct. 30, 1930, in Alexandria Bay, the son of John H.
Jobson and Violet Brown, he attended Watertown schools.
He married Elsie May Pharoah on May 30, 1949, in Watertown.
She was a homemaker.
Mr. Jobson worked for Taylor Implements, New York Air Brake
and Upstate Tar and Asphalt as an auto mechanic, retiring in
the late 1980s.
He enjoyed working on cars and watching the races at
Among his survivors are his loving wife of 64 years, Elsie
May Jobson, Watertown; five sons, John H. Jobson III and his
companion Linda Adams; Jerry D. Jobson and his companion
Lynda Young; Arthur J. Jobson and his wife Robin Jobson,
Jesse L. Jobson, all of Watertown, Jack R. Jobson, Carthage;
four daughters and three sons in law, Bonnie M. and John
Alan, Watertown, Barbara A. and Samuel Hartman, Evans Mills,
Jamie M. Jobson, Watertown, Cathy L. and Charles Macky,
Dexter; 18 grandchildren; Jeralynn Jobson, Jeralee Jobson,
Rosina Colvin, Jessica Jackson, Georgia Gutierrez, Samuel
Hartman, David Jobson, Johnny Jobson, Brian Macky, Brad
Macky, Lilyanne LaBarge, Jackie Jobson, Roger Jobson,
Denialle Rogers, Rebecca Gebo, Joshua Jobson, Justin Jobson
and Mackenzie Jobson; 18 great grandchildren, a brother and
sister in law, Albert and Myrna Jobson, Dexter; several
nieces and nephews.
A grandson, Frank Pierce, two brothers, Lyle and Lewis
Jobson, and four sisters, Isabelle Kaler, Dorothy Kelly,
Betty Ellsworth and Ruth Capone, all passed before him.
Donations may be sent to the family.
Condolences may be made to hartandbrucefh.com
Information provided by Hart
& Bruce Funeral Home
and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.