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Robert Howard "Bob" Hoffman
Birth: Jan. 27, 1917
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1971
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA

Bob was a switchman at Rock Island Railroad. He would have retired in another year. He LOVED his family & his 4 grandkids!

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Robert H Hoffman, 54, of 39 N 75th St, Kansas City, KS, died yesterday at St Margaret Hospital after he apparently suffered a heart attack. Mr Hoffman, a lifelong area resident, was a switchman for the Rock Island lines, where he had been employed 28 years. He was a member of the Switchmen's union.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs Hazel Hoffman of the home; a son, James R Hoffman, 4320 Everett; two sisters, Mrs Dorothy Billion, 5110 Parkview, and Mrs Clara Dingwerth, 1874 N 36th St, and four grandchildren. Services will be held at 1:30 Wednesday at the Porter chapel; burial in Chapel Hill cemetery. Friends may call after 5 o'clock tonight at the chapel.

Kansas City Star, April 27, 1971, Pg 18
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Howard Hoffman (1877 - 1946)
  Harriett Clara Werner Hoffman (1882 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Hazel Louise Fischer Hoffman (1917 - 1995)
 
 Children:
  James Robert Hoffman (1938 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Katherine Hoffman Dingwerth (1903 - 1973)*
  Dorothy Grace Hoffman Billion (1904 - 1973)*
  Robert Howard Hoffman (1917 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Garden of Gesthemane
GPS (lat/lon): 39.11225, -94.79566
 
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Record added: Jun 21, 2006
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