Who is Rosemary Margaret Hobor? Bio, Net Worth, Career, Husband John & More

Rosemary Margaret Hobor
Date of Birth August 30, 1949
Profession Housewife
Height N/A
Weight N/A
Net Worth $15 Million

Rosemary Margaret Hobor is popularly known as the widow of the late Canadian comedian and actor John Candy. Candy was found dead on the set while shooting a Parody of Wagon East.

The cause of death was heart attack and this happened way back in 1994.


John Candy with Rosemary Margaret Hobor

Rosemary Margaret Hobor was born in 1949, august 30 in the city of Toronto. She was a canadian just like her husband. As of 2020, she is around 71 years old. Her zodiac sign is Virgo. She is known to be very analytical, intelligent and humble.

Her ethnicity is white. Hobor attended the Neil McNeil catholic high school where she met John. She became famous after she married him.

The information about her early life and parents is not available right now because of her secretive nature.


Rosemary was a housewife and she became famous after her marriage with John Candy. John starred in many movies and TV shows which were pretty watched in Canada.

He co-owned the Toronto Argonauts which is a team that plays in the Canadian football league. The canadian celebrity had an impressive following in Canada and he had other major ventures to generate revenue.

Rosemary inherited all the asset after John’s death and she also started charity work in various foundations.

Marriage with John

Rosemary Margaret married John Candy who was a very famous Canadian actor and comedian in the 70s. The couple met for the first time at their high school where they fell in love.

They started their relationship in high school and they began dating in 1969. Rosemary married john in 1979 and the couple were married till 1994.

Their relationship began after high school. The couple shared two children between them and they also have a son Christopher Candy who was born in September 23, 1984.

After the death of her husband, she raised the two children and both the children became successful Hollywood celebrities later.

John died in the year 1994 on 4th March. He had a heart attack at an age of 43 years old.  It is a myocardial arrest. His last movie “Wagons East” was completed though. He died at his residence in Mexico. He was found passed out in his room and he died shortly after.

Rosemary’s daughter Jennifer is also an actress and a producer. She has credits for several TV series production that includes Prom Queen and Sam.

Her son Christopher is also in Hollywood. Chris has spoken about his late father in very emotional interviews over the years. Chris thinks Candy was a great actor.

Rosemary’s children follow a strict diet to prevent the fate of their father. They believe that an unhealthy lifestyle and a generally fat build was the reason behind their father’s untimely passing so, they want to prevent that.

The children are also actively involved in different charity work and they do a good job of helping people in need.

Net Worth

As Hobor is a widowed wife of a really wealthy comedian, she enjoys a life filled with luxury. She inherited her husband’s asset which was estimated to be around $15 million through different income sources.

She also works with charitable foundation and managed to raise her kids with the money.

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