Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, December 05, 2013
OBITUARY ~ Jack Houston Hoffman
October 21, 1923 ~ November 21, 2013
Jack Houston HOFFMAN, second son of W. R. "Wally" and Elva (WHISLER) HOFFMAN was born October 21, 1923, at a rural Kellerton,
Iowa farm. He passed away on November 21, 2013 at the Lamoni Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lamoni, Iowa.
loved the farm and spent the majority of his life on the family farm. He lived in western Colorado for 10 years while working
asa diamond driller in the uranium mines there but returned to Iowa and the family farm where he happily lived until moving
to the Lamoni Assisted Living in October 2012.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his older brother, James;
younger brother Gene, and his niece, Susan McFARLAND.
He is survived by two sisters-in-law, Mary HOFFMAN of Lenox, Iowa
and Marjorie HOFFMAN of Lamoni, Iowa.
Although Jack never had children of his own, he cherished the relationships he had
with his niece, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and their families. They are niece Susan's husband, Gary McFARLAND, their
son, Krist and wife Sheryl and family, Stephanie and Brett, Evelyn, Thomas, Shannon, Joseph and Kimber, Jane, Kemi and
Benjamin, Mac, and Jacob; their son, Mark and wife Catherine, their family, Jazer, Jethro and Kaitlin, Reagan, Charise, Brandon
and Jarom, and their daughter, Rochelle and husband Duane and family, Lissa, Mikel, Sheriden, Lindsey, Keaton, Anna,
Angela, Catherine, Sherae and David; nephew, Jim HOFFMAN and wife Pat and family, Amy, Tim and Abbey, Baylor and Kholt;
nephew, Bill HOFFMAN and wife Sue; step-nephews, Gary MEYER and children Nick and Emily and Dennis MEYER and wife Shirley
and daughter Angela, and sevral cousins and their families. Jack loved to visit and thus made many, many friends who also
Funeral services were held at the Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home in Lamoni on Monday, November 25, 2013, with
Pastor Royce SMITH officiating. Burial was in the Maple Row Cemetery in Kellerton, Iowa.
Memorials may be given to HCI Hospice
or the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society in Jack's memory.
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