Gloria D. Hoffman

GLORIA HOFFMAN Gloria D. Hoffman, 82, of Telford, died Thursday, May 24, 2012. She was the wife of Russell I. Hoffman, with whom she shared 64 years of marriage. Born June 23, 1929 in Perkasie, she was a daughter of the late William and Dorothy (Hollenbach) Detweiler. Gloria worked at the former American Olean Tile, Lansdale for 28 years. She was a faithful member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Telford for 58 years. She enjoyed cooking and baking. In addition to her husband she is survived by her son, Brian R. Hoffman and his wife, Doris, of Salem, VA; four grandchildren, Ashley, Caleb, Andrew, and Silas; nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Alice Green and her husband, Bob, of Souderton; and a son-in-law, Ralph Newsome. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Newsome; and a brother, William Detweiler. A memorial service will be held at 2PM Saturday June 16, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 107 W. Lincoln Ave, Telford, 18969, where the family will receive friends from 12 to 2PM. Memorial contributions may be made in Gloria's name to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Music Program, at the above address. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Published in The Reporter on May 30, 2012