Sophia F. Hoffman, age 94, of Strawberry Lane Medical Center, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Riverview Hospital, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
Funeral Services are 11:30 AM Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Sahayanathan Nathan will officiate. Burial in Restlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church on Tuesday from 10:30-11:30 AM. Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI is handling all arrangements.
Sophia was born May 15, 1918 in Chicago, IL to Marion and Frances (Haupt) Klasinski. She moved from Chicago to Stevens Point, WI with her parents at an early age where she lived until moving to Wisconsin Rapids in 1958. Sophia married Stanley Hoffman on September 7, 1946 in Stevens Point, WI. He died January 19, 1979.
Sophia was a homemaker. She was a member of the Secular Franciscan Order, St. Peter's Rosary Society, Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids Senior Citizens and the Women of Moose #1478.
Sophia is survived by her son, Dennis (Sue) Hoffman of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; daughter, Mary (special friend- Harry Allen) Hoffman of Coon Rapids, MN; daughter in law, Jeanette Hoffman of Port Edwards, WI; 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Sophia was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Stanley, son, Jerome, 3 sisters and 2 brothers.
"A special thank you to the staff at Strawberry Lane and also Riverview Hospital for the wonderful care given to Sophia."
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Mar. 16, 2013