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In Loving Memory of

Charles "Bill" Hockenbarger

1929 - 2021
Obituary photo of Charles+%22Bill%22 Hockenbarger, Topeka-KS
In Loving Memory of

Charles "Bill" Hockenbarger

1929 - 2021

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, May 14, 2021 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 10:00am
Heartland Worship Center Church of God
Charles W. Hockenbarger, 91, of Topeka, passed away Friday, May 7, 2021.

He was born July 14, 1929, in Morris County, Kansas, the son of Karl A. and Katherine F. (Heugal) Hockenbarger. He was a graduate of Topeka High School.

Charles was employed by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Topeka until retiring in 1985 after 34 years of service.

He was a member of the Local #307 Rubber Workers Union and was a member of Heartland Worship Center, in Topeka.

He loved feeding squirrels. He would buy a 50 pound bag of peanuts and make sure all of them were fed. They were his best friends. He enjoyed walking outside. In his younger years he loved to fish and hunt and be outside. Charles read the Bible daily and loved to spend time with his children, and grandchildren.

Charles is survived by his loving Wife, Mary; Children, Karl D. Hockenbarger, Harold D. Hockenbarger, and Carol (Donald) Bogard; and Brother, James M. Hockenbarger; 9 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren, as well as a host of extended family.

He was preceded in death by both parents; and his brothers, Robert D. Hockenbarger and Eugene A. Hockenbarger.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 14, 2021, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, in Topeka.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 15, 2021, 10:00 am at the Heartland Worship Center Church of God, 1401 NW Harrison Street in Topeka, Kansas, with Pastor David McGinnis, officiating. Interment will follow at West Lawn Memorial Gardens in Topeka.

Memorials are suggested to the Heartland Worship Center Church of God and sent in care of Parker Price Cremations, Funerals, & Receptions.
Charles W. Hockenbarger, 91, of Topeka, passed away Friday, May 7, 2021.

He was born July 14, 1929, in Morris County, Kansas, the son of Karl A. and Katherine F. (Heugal) Hockenbarger. He was a graduate of Topeka High School.

Charles was employed by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Topeka until retiring in 1985 after 34 years of service.

He was a member of the Local #307 Rubber Workers Union and was a member of Heartland Worship Center, in Topeka.

He loved feeding squirrels. He would buy a 50 pound bag of peanuts and make sure all of them were fed. They were his best friends. He enjoyed walking outside. In his younger years he loved to fish and hunt and be outside. Charles read the Bible daily and loved to spend time with his children, and grandchildren.

Charles is survived by his loving Wife, Mary; Children, Karl D. Hockenbarger, Harold D. Hockenbarger, and Carol (Donald) Bogard; and Brother, James M. Hockenbarger; 9 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren, as well as a host of extended family.

He was preceded in death by both parents; and his brothers, Robert D. Hockenbarger and Eugene A. Hockenbarger.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 14, 2021, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, in Topeka.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 15, 2021, 10:00 am at the Heartland Worship Center Church of God, 1401 NW Harrison Street in Topeka, Kansas, with Pastor David McGinnis, officiating. Interment will follow at West Lawn Memorial Gardens in Topeka.

Memorials are suggested to the Heartland Worship Center Church of God and sent in care of Parker Price Cremations, Funerals, & Receptions.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, May 14, 2021 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 10:00am
Heartland Worship Center Church of God

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