Robert Mason Hostetter Jr. 79, of Fairfield passed away peacefully surrounded by family on July 23, 2020.

He was born March 30, 1941, a son of the late Katherine Hileman Hostetter and Robert Mason Hostetter Sr. and was raised in the Timber Ridge area of Rockbridge County. He was preceded in death by his older brother, John Sidney Hostetter Sr.

Surviving are his children, Robin and Robert Vernon; two sisters, Alice Baker of Roanoke and Lucy Swisher of Stuarts Draft; sister-in-law and caregiver Connie Hostetter of Fairfield; aunt Ethel Wright of Lexington; and many nieces and nephews whom he loved very much.

The funeral was conducted Monday, July 27, at Harrison Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Helen Punker Robertson. Burial was be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rockbridge Area Hospice, 315 Myers St., Lexington, VA 24450.

Arrangements were by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory. N-G