Leora Hoffman, 90, Schnellville


Leora Hoffman, 90, of Schnellville, passed away at 2:55 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.

Leora was born in Cuzco on June 12, 1928, to Frank T. and Zina (Lewis) Campbell.  She married George Hoffman on May 12, 1953, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Schnellville. He preceded her in death on February 22, 1999.

Leora was a homemaker and member of Divine Mercy Parish, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, in Schnellville, St. Ann’s Society and the Schnellville Extension Homemakers Club.

She enjoyed working puzzles, especially jigsaw puzzles, crossword puzzles, embroidery, playing cards and gardening.

Surviving are four daughters, Monica (Kenny) Schneider, Schnellville, Deb (Randy) Wiseman, Birdseye, Donna (Brian) King, Birdseye, and Martha (Daniel) Neukam, Birdseye; two sons, Mike (Kathy) Hoffman, Birdseye, and Greg (Bonnie) Hoffman, Birdseye; 22 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and two sisters, Alvina Flory, Fairborn, Ohio, and Doris Dole, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Preceding her in death besides her husband were one daughter, Jackie Atkins; two sisters, Pearl Vinson, and an infant, Grace Campbell; four brothers, Arthur and Aaron Campbell, and two, a set of twins, who died in infancy.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Leora Hoffman will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Schnellville, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

A visitation will be held from 2 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Sacred Heart Parish will pray a rosary at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Cemetery Fund, or to a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.

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