- Local Guide
Joan Mae Hoffman, 73, Brookville, died Friday, March 2, 2012, at DuBois Regional Medical Center.
She was born April 11, 1938, in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late George C. and Lorraine Mary Clay Brobeck.
May 16, 1957, in Slippery Rock, she married George M. Hoffman, who survives.
Mrs. Hoffman worked for Fidelity Trust Bank in Pittsburgh, as a secretary for the Presbyterian Church in Brookville, a cashier at South Side Market in Brookville, and as a secretary for the American Red Cross in Brookville. She was also a Welcome Wagon Hostess for 10 years in Brookville.
Mrs. Hoffman was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Brookville, where she was on the board of deacons and taught Bible school; she also volunteered for the Brookville Hospital Auxiliary and the Pa. Memorial Home.
In addition to her husband, surviving relatives include four daughters, Judith E. Peck and husband Dick of Bristol, Conn., Janet B. Mohney of Brookville, Jacquelyn B. Skinner of Beaver, and Jennifer L. Sjostrom and husband Troy of Niceville, Fla.; a son, John E. Hoffman of San Francisco, Calif.; a sister, Nancy C. Druschel of Zelienople, and five grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, 2012, at the Brookville Presbyterian Church with the Rev. David Caves Jr. officiating.
Interment will be at the Brookville Cemetery in Brookville.
Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Church, White and Main St., Brookville, Pa. 15825.