Obituary: Berenice Hobert

Berenice D. (Arb) Hobert, age 81, of Clearwater, went to her Heavenly home on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018.
Berenice was born May 18, 1937, in Melvern, Kan. She was the 10th of 15 children born to Earl E. and Mary A. (Elliott) Arb.
Visitation with family and Rosary were both held Thursday, Aug. 30 at Webb Shinkle Mortuary. Funeral Mass was held Friday, Aug. 31, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Clonmel. Committal Service was held Friday, Aug. 31, at Melvern Cemetery.
Berenice is survived by her sons, Ron Hobert of Wichita, and Rod (Vicki) Hobert of Clearwater; her grandchildren, Elizabeth, Joseph (Holly Kurz), Hannah, Katherine,  Tyler and Courtney Hobert; great-granddaughter, Madyson Hay; brothers, Dale (Mary Ellen) Arb, Howard (JoAnn) Arb, all of Melvern; sisters, Norma (R.D.) Patterson of Melvern, Wilma (Cecil) Ambrose and Delores (Dan) Ambrose, all of Wichita, Barbara (Ron) Ernzen of Leavenworth, Kan., and Shirley (Tom) Twombly of St. Joseph, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and by seven brothers: Earl Dean, Orville, Eldon, Don, Larry, Warren and Francis Arb.
Memorials may be sent to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, PO Box 4777, New York, NY 10163 or to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 18630 W. 71st St. S., Viola, KS 67149.