|Birth: ||May 19, 1865|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 1939|
Elgin Daily Courier-News June 3, 1939
William F. Hoffman, 73 years ofld, a retired Hanover township farmer who resided for 19 years in Elgin, died at his home, 460 Brook St., yesterday afternoon following a brief illness. He was born in Barrington township, on May 19 1866, and had lived in this vicinity all of his life. He operated a farm in Hanover township for 19 years.
For the last two winters Mr. Hoffman had been caretake at the Elgin Boy Scout camp, Big Timber.
Mr. Hoffman is survived by the widow, Mrs. Rieka Schwartz Hoffman; four children, Mrs. Lillian Beach of Burlington, Mrs. Gertrude Boyd of Barrington, William H. Hoffman of Wasco, and Mrs. Marie Beverly of Chicago; 18 grandchildren and one great grandchild: two brothers, John Hoffman of Rolla, MO, and Henry Hoffman of Barrington, and two
sisters, Miss Carrie Hoffman and Mrs. Mathilda Wickenkamp, both of
The funeral service will be held private from Conn & Gustafson funeral home on Monday afternoon at 1:30 and at 2 from St. John's Lutheran Chuch. The Rev. Elmer Groteleuschen, pastor of St. John's chuch will officate and burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.
Frieda Schwemm Hoffman (1869 - 1908)
Rieka Schwartz Hoffman (1867 - 1955)
Hedwig Minna Bertha Hoffman Bartelt (1892 - 1914)*
George H Hoffman (1900 - 1902)*
Marie C Hoffman Beverly (1903 - 1996)*
Carl Hoffman (1905 - 1909)*
Infant Hoffman (1908 - 1908)*
Note: Date of Interment - 6/5/1939
Bluff City Cemetery
Plot: S2 W 11 Interment No. 24042
Created by: Pattie Schultz
Record added: Sep 24, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5797728