Hoeflein, George J., Jr.
Endicott: George J. Hoeflein, Jr., age 84, passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital. He was predeceased by his parents, George Sr. and Helen Hoeflein; brothers-in-law, Bernard Flederbach, Frederick Flederbach, Robert Hendery and Lawrence Bridge; sisters-in-law, Patricia Flederbach and Phyllis Flederbach. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Madeline (Flederbach) Hoeflein; daughters, Lynn Hoeflein, Diane Shaheen and Janet (Patrick) Nally; a son, Michael (Catherine) Hoeflein; grandchildren, Christopher (Megan) and Daniel Hoeflein, Katherine, Kimberly and Kevin Shaheen, Meghan and Colin Nally; a great-grandson, Joseph Hoeflein; brothers, William (Helen) Hoeflein and Robert (Ann) Hoeflein; sisters, Lila Hendery and Grace (Bill) Bartlett; brother-in-law, Robert Flederbach; sisters-in-law, Mary Bridge and Rose Flederbach; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Born on January 11, 1930, George graduated from St. James Elementary School, Johnson City High School and Broome Tech. He served his country in the U.S. Army and saw combat during the Korean Conflict. After retiring with 34 years of service to IBM in Endicott, George continued to work for over 25 years at several local firms including Henry's Income Tax and B&C Tax Service. A devout Catholic, he was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Vestal. George enjoyed playing golf, working around his house as well as traveling with Madeline, but above all, he loved his grandchildren and looked forward to attending as many of their school events, games and activities as possible. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 E. Main St. Endicott followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Vestal. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City. The family will receive friends at the Allen Memorial Home on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his honor may be made to Catholic Charities Food Pantry, 100 Main St. Binghamton, NY 13905.
Allen Memorial Home
511 E. Main St. Endicott, NY 13760
Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from Aug. 8 to Aug. 10, 2014