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Fred James Hofmann III
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials maybe made to
  • St. Timothy Lutheran Church
    P.O. Box 807
    Goose Creek, SC 29445

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“I am so sorry to see that Mr. Hoffman was not in his room today to greet his little friend Zippy. We will miss him dearly and thankful we got to be...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Charlene Sheets - Goose Creek, SC

“Sheila - I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Sandy Stephens Corson - Summerton, SC

“I am sorry for your loss of Fred James Hofmann, and I pray for Willy , Sheila and the whole family that our loving GOD will hold you in HIS hands and...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: David R. McElfresh - Goose Creek, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. It is always so very hard to lose a loved one in death and our loving Heavenly Father is very aware and understand your...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: A friend

Fred James Hofmann, III, 95, of Charleston, South Carolina, widower of Edith Gatlin Hofmann entered into eternal rest Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The family will receive friends Friday, December 8, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. His Funeral Service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 in St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 200 South Goose Creek Blvd, Goose Creek at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.

Fred was born July 10, 1922 in Charleston, SC, son of the late Fred J. Hofmann, II., and Emily Estee Hofmann. He was an U.S. Navy Veteran and retired Charleston office supply salesman. Fred was member of the Masons, and active in the Order of Rainbow for girls.He is survived by his daughter, Sheila Black Gaither (William) of Goose Creek, SC; sister, Grace Smith (Farrow) of Las Vegas, NV; four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Barbara Hofmann Armes.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 200 S. Goose Creek Blvd, Goose Creek, SC 29455.

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