March 30, 1943 - September 7, 2019

Velma passed away peacefully on Sept. 7th in the comfort of her home, after a 3rd & final battle with cancer. She was born & raised in Taft, CA, & moved to Sacramento to pursue nursing at the age of 20; eventually marrying & becoming a mother. It is here where she lived out the remainder of her years. She leaves behind her husband of nearly 47 years; daughter; brother & sister-in-law; nephews; grand niece & nephews, extended family; countless friends; & acquaintances. Her presence will be greatly missed. 

A visitation was held on Sun. Sept. 22 with a second one to follow on Sun. Sept. 29th at East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park & Mortuary, 9189 E. Stockton Blvd. Elk Grove, CA 95624, from 12:00 - 5:00 pm. Her funeral services were held on Mon. Sept. 23rd at the church she has been attending for over 40 years. A graveside memorial will take place on Mon. Sept, 30th, at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Rd. Dixon, CA 95620, at 12:00 pm.

Flowers/plants can be sent to either of the forementioned locations, on the dates listed. Cards & other condolences may be sent to the Hobbs/Young family residence.