Rosemary Margaret Hobor Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Mar, 2020
Facts of Rosemary Margaret Hobor
Date of Birth: 1949
Birth Nation: Canada
Name Rosemary Margaret
Birth Name Rosemary Margaret Hobor
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Canada
Ethnicity White
Profession Potter
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Rosemary Margaret Hobor is widely known as the widow of the late Canadian comedian and actor John Candy who passed away in 1994. He died of a heart attack on the set while shooting a parody of Wagons East.

Born in Toronto, Canada

Rosemary Margaret was born on 30 August 1949 in Toronto, Canada. She was born with the birth sign of Virgo that defines her personality as analytical, intelligent, modest, capable, dedicated, humble, wise.

Margaret attended the Neil McNeil Catholic High School where she met her future husband John Candy. She rose to fame after she married Canadian actor and comedian John Candy. 

Her husband, who was famous as a member of the Toronto branch of the Second City, was the son of Sidney James Candy and Evangeline (née Aker) Candy.

His father was fluent in English and Scottish language and his mother spoke speak Polish and Ukranian language.

John went to Neil McNeil Catholic High School where he met his future wife. John later enrolled in the Centennial Community College to study journalism, and he went to McMaster University for higher education.

Acting Career

Rosemary Margaret is a housewife. She became famous after getting married to John Candy, who is no more. He was a famous Canadian comedian-actor who showed his creativity in numerous films and television series such as  Lost and Found (1979), The Courage of Kavik and The Wolf Dog (1980).

He was also the co-owner of the  Canadian Football League's Toronto Argonauts along with Bruce McNall, Wayne Gretzky.

The involvement of the renowned Canadian celebrities in the club gained the attention of the public and media in Canada. They bought some highly touted National Football League players such as Raghib Ismail for a whopping amount of money. The team won the Grey Cup in 1991 beating Calgary by 36-21 in the final.

What's Her Net Worth?

Rosemary Margaret is a widow of John Candy. She is working as a potter in her farmhouse. She has kept her details a low key after her husband's death. She has also kept the information about her earnings and net worth as a tough secret.

As for her late husband, Candy had worked in many movies and television series and earned a great amount of money. According to celebrity net worth, the actor had a net worth of around $15 million, at the time of his death.

His first movie Lost and Found (1979) produced by Arnold Kopelson collected a total of $3,223,197.  His 1980 film, The Blue Brothers, which was produced by Robert K. Weiss had a total box office collection of $115,229,890 worldwide.

His hit movie JFK, starring Kevin Costner, Kevin Bacon, Tommy Lee Jones, and Laurie Metcalf,had the box office collection of $205 million worldwide against the budget of $40 million.

He was the co-owned the Canadian Football League's Toronto Argonauts. Upon his demise, his wife Rosemary inherited the property owned by him. He had a house in Los Angeles, California.   

Is He Dating a New Boyfriend After John Candy's Death

Rosemary Margaret got married to John Candy, a Canadian actor, and comedian in the 70s. The couple first met at their high school where they fell in love and started dating.

It is reported that their relationship started when they were in high school and they started dating in 1969.

Rosemary Margaret was married to John candy for 14 years until his death on 4th March 1994. He was 43 years old at the time of his death. According to the reports, Candy died from presumed myocardial infarction.

CAPTION: John Candy and his wife Rosemary Margaret SOURCE: Pinterest

The pair shared two children; daughter Jennifer Anne Candy (born on 3rd February 1980) and son Christopher Candy (born on 23rd September 1984).

After the death of John Candy, the responsibility of raising two children came upon Rosemary’s shoulder. Their children are now a successful Hollywood personality.

Rosemary is currently single and not dating anyone.