John L. Pawlisch, 91, father of the Rev. Vicki Hobbs, retired Elder, grandfather of the Rev. Aaron Hobbs of Noblesville First UMC and grandfather-in-law of the Rev. Danny Walker, died Saturday, July 4, 2015. Visitation was held Wednesday, July 8, 2015 and funeral services will be Thursday, July 9 at 11 a.m., both at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Rd., Fort Wayne, Ind. Survivors include: daughters, Vicki (Rick) Hobbs of Noblesville, Ind., Shari Pawlisch (Larry) Myers and Kristi (George) Dunn, both of Fort Wayne, Ind.; stepson, Glen (Mary Pat) Grise of Evergreen, Colo.; stepdaughter, Lauren (Peter) Scott of Loveland, Colo.; seven grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren. Condolences may be sent to the Rev. Vicki Hobbs, 5297 Ashbrook Dr., Noblesville, IN 46062 and/or the Rev. Aaron Hobbs, 17022 Flinchum Way E. Dr., Noblesville, IN 46062. Memorials may be made to Parkwood Church of God, 3320 Trier Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815, or Scleroderma Foundation.