January 21, 2013

Kathleen Ann Hoffay, 62, of North Fort Myers, FL died on January 21, 2013 at Hope Hospice, Cape Coral, FL. She was born on May 6, 1950 in Troy, NY, a daughter of Richard and Agnes (Finlan) Phoenix.

A resident of Cape Coral from 2001 to 2012 when she moved to North Fort Myers, Kathleen was an executive secretary for 10 years until her illness for Markham, Norton, Mosteller and Wright CPA firm in Fort Myers. She had previously lived in the Troy, NY area and had been employed MTI engineering firm and Pacific Pool, both in Latham, NY and was a member of the ELKS Lodge.

She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Thomas W. Hoffay, her children, Richard S. Romano Jr. of Troy, NY, Todd (Wendy) Hoffay of Scotsdale, AZ, Tanya Hoffay of Queens, NY and Brett (Tara) Hoffay of Clifton Park, NY, 5 grandchildren and her sister, Marian Moore of Colonie, NY, also survived by several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her daughter, Kristin Romano who died 4 years ago.

A Memorial Service for Kathleen will be held on Sunday Jan. 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Parkway, Cape Coral with food and refreshments to follow at Del Tura Poolside Pub Courtyard at 4:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908. Friends may sign the guest book at www.horizonfunerals.com.

Funeral Home

Affordable Cremations and Horizon Funeral Home - Ft. Myers
1605 Colonial Blvd.  Ft. Myers, FL 33907
(239) 939-0050

Published in The News-Press on Jan. 24, 2013