Obit: Hoffman, Lewis R. (1937 - 2009)



Surnames: Hoffman, Hagedorn, Reinhold, Thompson, Gehde, Pacheco, Kyle, Sterba, Schmidt 

----Source: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) Wednesday, 30 Dec. 2009 

Hoffman, Lewis R. (19 Sept. 1937 - 27 Dec. 2009) 

FOND DU LAC -- Lewis "Louie" R. Hoffman, 72, of 149 Maria Lane, Fond du Lac, died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009, at his residence. 

He was born Sept. 19, 1937, in Neillsville, the son of Carl and Nelda (Hagedorn) Hoffmann. Upon graduation from Neillsville High School in 1956, he joined the U.S. Navy. On Oct. 1, 1977, he married Nancy Reinhold. 

He was employed by WP&L, Plainfield Trucking, Giddings & Lewis, US Chrome and A O Smith. 

Louie was a member of the Eagles Club and Eagles Anglers. He loved fishing, hunting and bowling, but most of all he loved golfing. 

He is survived by his wife, Nancy, of Fond du Lac; five children, Kim Hoffmann of New York, N.Y., Tracy (Mary) Hoffmann of Brighton, Mass., David (Nikki) Hoffmann of Northborough, Mass., Marcy (Sean) Pacheco of Kingston, Mass., and Michael (Jenny) Hoffman of Fond du Lac; five grandchildren, Jonah Hoffmann, Alexandra and Liam Pacheco, Sydney and Jet Hoffmann; sisters, Dianne Thompson of Rockford, Ill., and Mary Sue (Lawrence) Kyle of Neillsville; sisters-in-law, Shirley Gehde, Mary (John) Sterba and Carol (Fred) Schmidt, all of Fond du Lac; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Arlene; brother, Richard; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Frank "Red" and Eunice Reinhold; and brothers-in-law, Phil Thompson and Jim Gehde. 

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, Fond du Lac. Entombment will take place at Chapel of the Risen Christ Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery following the visitation. 

Additional information and guestbook can be found at

Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 



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