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Obituaries

Rebecca J. ‘Becca’ Hobbs

STERLING – Rebecca J. “Becca” Hobbs, 17, of Sterling, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.

Rebecca was born Oct. 18, 1995, in Corinth, Miss., the daughter of Richard and Joann (Hoefke) Hobbs.  

Survivors include her grandmother, Caroline Hoefke of Sterling; her parents, Richard (Misty) Hobbs Jr. and Joann Hobbs, both of Mississippi; and one sister, Verne Hoefke of Corinth, Miss.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by the memorial service at 11 a.m., Friday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, with Lt. Cindy Marquis of The Salvation Army officiating.

A memorial has been established.

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