John H. Jobson, IV, 43, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY — The funeral service for John H. Jobson, IV, will be 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with Rev. Jeffrey E. Smith officiating. Burial will be held at the convenience of his family.

Calling hours will precede the funeral from 2 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

John passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Watertown’s Samaritan Medical Center. He was 43 years old.

Born Nov. 29, 1975, in Watertown, a son to John III and Elaine (Frezzo) Jobson, he was educated locally and worked as a laborer at several local roofing and carpeting businesses.

He enjoyed junking, fishing, and hiking.

He is survived by his mother, Elaine Granger; his father, John (companion Linda Adams) Jobson; his brother, David (Dawn) Jobson of Carthage; step-brothers, John (companion Shirley Lucas) Kadmas, Kenny Kadmas, Michael Granger, Scott Thayer; step-sisters, Amy Wills, Debbie (Bill) Gaudette; grandmother, Elsie Jobson; and several nieces & nephews.

Memorial donations may be made to either the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 -or- Jefferson County SPCA, 25056 Water Street, Watertown, NY 13601.

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.

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