Jacob "Jake" Hofman (1918 - 2017)


Jacob "Jake" Hoffman, 98, of Savanna, formerly of Herrick and the Netherlands, died on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.
Services will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Greenville, with Bill Stringer officiating. Law-Jones Funeral Home in Savanna was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Hoffman was born on Aug. 19, 1918, in Warfhuizen, Netherlands, the son of Teeuwes and Kalzina (Holtrop) Hofman. He married Patricia (Pieterke) Buikema on Feb. 25, 1941, in the Netherlands; she preceded him in death.
Survivors include his children, Karen and her husband Art Goodlick of Herrick, and Ted Hofman and his wife Marilyn of Savanna.
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Published in The Leader-Union from July 20 to Aug. 2, 2017
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