Hoffman, Duane E.
of Prescott, Arizona formerly of Youngstown, Ohio passed away Thursday, February 6, 2014 due to cancer. Duane served in the U. S. Air Force and after moving to Arizona in 1971 graduated from Arizona State University
with a degree in Marketing. He spent 24 years in the Semiconductor arena in various Sales Management positions and after retirement from that industry became a respected Real Estate Agent in the Prescott community. Those who knew Duane will remember him for his hard work, sense of humor and willingness to go that extra mile to help others. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Rita, brother Kenneth Hoffman of Tennessee, son Kenneth Hoffman (Karla) of Ohio, sister- in-law Pat Lippiatt of Ohio, step children Susan R. Haldiman of New River, AZ, Jay Mihalek (Ann) of Paradise Valley, AZ, Patricia Mihalek (Jeff Staben) of San Francisco, CA, eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The family is grateful for those who helped in so many ways during this difficult time and suggests in honor of his memory and love of children that memorial donations be made to St. Jude's, Boys Town or a
. A celebration of his life will take place at a later date. Please sign guestbook at www.obits.azcentral.com