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Obituary - Joseph P. Hofer

Joseph P. Hofer

1959 - 2018

Joseph P. Hofer, beloved brother, uncle and friend passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the age of 59 years. Joe was born at Springcreek Colony to Paul and Susanna and lived there until the age of 20 when he moved to Elkwater Colony. When Grandma passed away in 1994, Joe went to live with his brother and sister-in-law, Ben, Annie and their family. On July 1, 2016, Joe moved to Murray Lake Colony and resided there until his passing. Joe was our “Angel” here on earth. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses who were involved in Joe’s care, especially Dr. Ciubotaru and homecare RN, Ann-Marie Scott. Joe is survived by his brothers, Min. Paul (Susie), Ben (Annie), John (Rebecca), William (Mary) and sister-in-law, Ruth (Marty) all of Murray Lake Colony; sister, Susanna (Fred) of Gildford, MT as well as many nieces and nephews. Joe was predeceased by his father, Paul; mother, Susanna; sister, Marie; brother, Marty and brother-in-law, Mike. Joe’s funeral service will be held at Murray Lake Colony, 6517 TWP Rd 110 on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at 10:00 a.m.


  1. JoAnn Wipf:
    Jun 10, 2018 at 11:09 PM

    102 4th Ave N, PO Box 281. So sorry to hear of your loss so glad I got to meet Joe and know all of you. Love you all. God Bless the whole family and wish you all the best.

  2. Lavinia Tschritter:
    Jun 11, 2018 at 11:48 AM

    My deepest sympathy to John & Rebecca, Paul & Susie, Ben & Annie, William & Susie and Ruth plus the many nieces and nephews for their loss of a brother, brother-in-law and uncle. May god bless you all, love from Lavinia

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