City of Oswego dedicates street hockey rink in memory of Jack Bobbett

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OSWEGO, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The City of Oswego dedicated their newly renovated street hockey rink in memory of an 11-year-old boy who was killed in a tragic accident.

Mayor Billy Barlow along with family and friends were there for the dedication of the Jack R. Bobbett Memorial Street Hockey Rink.

“He had a huge heart and lived every moment of his life to the fullest.”

Maureen Bobbett — Jack’s Mother

Bobbett was a standout youth hockey player in Oswego’s Minor Hockey Association Program. He was known as an outgoing and hardworking teammate.

“Jack Bobbett was known throughout the Oswego community as a kind and compassionate boy who loved hockey and cherished his friends and family,” said Barlow.

The rink is located at Shapiro Park on the city’s Westside.


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