Sharon Hoffman, 81

Sharon R. Hoffman, 81, Wabash, passed away March 3, 2019, at Miller’s Merry Manor East, Wabash.

Sharon was born Sept. 9, 1937, in Warsaw, to Clinton E. and Dora Jane (Harter) Smith.

Sharon graduated from Silver Lake High School in 1955. On Dec. 18, 1982, she married Donald William Hoffman. She loved her family and her cats and dogs. In her leisure time, she enjoyed square dancing with Don, boating and fishing, and shopping with her best friend Kathy. Sharon also enjoyed tending to her flowers. Having a passion for crocheting, she made baby blankets for her great great-grandchildren and blankets for her great-grandchildren for their 16th birthdays.

Surviving are her sons, Jr. (Cheryl) Reimer, Pierceton, Tim (Elena) Reimer, Yuma, Ariz., Curt (Diane) Reimer, Servia; a step-son, Dennis (Gretchen) Hoffman, Carlsbad, N.M.; a daughter, Melody Jones, Lincolnville; two step-daughters, Marianne (Pete) McElroy, and Sandra (Michael) Hoffman-Bills, both of Fort Myers, Fla.; a sister Beverly Ann Helfrich, Cheboygan, Mich.; a sister-in-law, Bonnie Smith, Fort Wayne; a brother-in-law Dean (Dee) Hoffman, North Manchester; 17 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren, and three great- great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Ronnie Reimer, a step-son, Ronnie Dean Hoffman, two brothers Danny Smith and Ted Smith.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2019, at McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 West, North Manchester. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2019, at McKee Mortuary. Pastor J.P. Freeman will officiate and burial will be at Gilead Cemetery, 14493 State Road 19, Macy, IN 46951.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wabash County Cancer Society, P.O. Box 144, North Manchester, IN 46962.
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Posted on 2019 Mar 05