Stella Hoffman

Sunday, October 20, 2002

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Stella L. Hoffman, 77, of Perryville died on Friday, Oct. 18, 2002, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

She was born on Oct. 23, 1924, at New Haven, Mo., daughter of Gottlieb A. and Regina Ohse Nething.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Chancel Guild, Lutheran Women Missionary League and church choir.

She and Gilbert Hoffman were married Nov. 8, 1953.

Survivors include her husband of Perryville; a son, Robert Hoffman of Perryville; two daughters, Patricia Hoffman and Linda Hoffman of Perryville; two sisters, Flora Reinke of Washington, Mo., and Esther Walkenhorst of New Haven; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters and an infant sister.

Friends may call at Young & Sons Chapel in Perryville from 4 to 9 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 9 a.m. Monday.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Perryville, with the Rev. Craig Otto officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.