Family pay tribute to Faversham father killed on zebra crossing
The family of a Faversham man killed following a
fatal collision in the town has paid tribute to ‘a loving husband
and father’ and ‘wonderful man’.
Father-of-two John Hobson, of
Abbey Street, was walking his dog in Whitstable Road,
Faversham, on the evening of Friday, December 7 when he was
struck by a Honda motorbike.
The 61-year-old was taken to
the Royal London Hospital after suffering serious head
injuries but died on Tuesday, January 15.
He leaves behind wife Jody and
sons Ashley, 30, and Anthony, 27.
Jody said: "We as a family would
like to thank all those that have shown support and kindness at
this difficult time. It has been a strong reflection of the
wonderful man he was.
"For anyone who would like to
show their respects, the funeral is at 1.30pm on Wednesday,
February 20 at the Gospel Mission Church in Tanners Street,
Police are still appealing for
witnessing. Contact DS Scott Lynch at the Serious Collision
Investigation Unit on 01622 798538.
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