Robert Joseph Hojnacki Sr.

March 23, 1939 - March 30, 2023

03/23/1939 - 03/30/2023

Past Services

Wednesday May 17, 2023
11:00 am
St. Simon's by the Sea Episcopal Church
308 Sandbridge Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456
(757) 301-3471 | Directions

Senior Chief Petty Officer ( Retired ) Robert Joseph Hojnacki Sr. ( HOJO ) passed away on March 30, 2023 surrounded by his family when he took his last breath.  HOJO was predeceased by his wife Patricia, son Robert J Hojnacki Jr. ( Bobby ) and daughter Susan.

He leaves behind his daughter Sharon Holmstrom ( Jack ) , beautiful grandchildren Chase Holmstrom, Mckayla Hojnacki, Robert Jackson Holmstrom and precious great granddaughter Harper Elizabeth Holmstrom.

Hojo was active duty on the USS Forrestal and Inchon for which he as very proud to serve his country.

He was a member of the Princess Anne Rec Center and loved spending time with the other “seniors” playing cards and socializing.

He was always there for everyone will be missed by all his family and friends who witnessed his generosity, sense of humor and smile.

A service will be held on Wednesday May 17th 11:00 AM at Saint Simon’s by the Sea Episcopal Church in Sandbridge.  308 Sandbridge Road. Virginia Beach. Parking is behind the church.

In Lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Saint Simon’s church for their outreach programs and general funds.

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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
9 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Robert Joseph Hojnacki Sr., give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Robert Joseph Hojnacki Sr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †