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Robert "Bob" L. Hoselton

June 30, 1943 February 18, 2019
Robert "Bob" L. Hoselton
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DURHAM: Mr. Robert “Bob” L. Hoselton, 75, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday, February 18, 2019. He was born in Watertown Hospital, Jefferson County, New York to the late Gaylord Hoselton and Muriel Mattraw Hoselton. The youngest of four children, he was raised in Brownville, New York and graduated from General Brown High School.

On May 6, 1967 Bob married Margaret K. Williams at Trinity Episcopal Church in Watertown, New York. They lived in Brownville, New York for over 40 years before moving to Durham, North Carolina in 2009. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and served during the Vietnam War. He worked for the City of Watertown for almost 30 years before retiring.

Bob loved his family, especially his three grandsons. He enjoyed fishing on Lake Ontario and told stories of his fond memories from childhood through adulthood. He was also an avid golfer. After he retired from the City of Watertown, he worked at the Clayton Country Club for over 10 years.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, William G. Hoselton; and sister, Sally J. Chapman.

Mr. Hoselton is survived by his wife, Margaret K. Hoselton; daughter, Jennifer L. Hoselton (Aimee); son, Jason R. Hoselton (Sara); grandchildren, Levi John Hoselton Haygood, Ace Robert Hoselton Haygood, and Beckett Terry Hoselton; and sister, Marilyn K. Eveleigh.

A Service of Grateful Memory will be held on Saturday, March 2nd at Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Durham, North Carolina at 3pm. A celebration of life will be scheduled in Brownville, New York at a later time.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pilgrim United Church of Christ, 3011 Academy Rd, Durham, NC 27707.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to

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3:00 PM 3/2/2019 3:00:00 PM
Pilgram United Church of Christ

3011 Academy Rd
Durham, NC 27707

Pilgram United Church of Christ
3011 Academy Rd Durham 27707 NC
United States

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