Alphonsus "Foncy" Hobbins worked in operations for Air France from 1945 to 1957 at Shannon. He used his fluency in many languages, particularly French to good effect. He worked in operations for Seaboard from 1957 to 1962 at Shannon.
Foncy Hobbins is survived by his daughters, Marie and Anne; and son, A.J. "Foncy" Hobbins, Jr.