Mr. Hoffmann worked as a machinist assembler for the Beno J. Gundlach Machine Company, Belleville, IL. He was an active life member in the Boy Scouts of America. Bob was a member of the Second Generation Swing Band musical group. He was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church and an usher and volunteer at the church.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Cyril and Lenora, nee Kaiser, Hoffmann; a brother in infancy, Stephen Hoffmann; two brothers, John F. Hoffmann, and Richard Hoffmann; a niece; and a nephew.
Surviving are his son, Andrew M. Hoffmann of Belleville, IL;
a brother, Joe (Shari) Hoffmann of Belleville, IL,
three sisters, Dee (Greg) Bayley of Swansea, IL,
Judy (Dan) Joergenson of Belleville, IL,
and Mary (Mike) Hallbauer of Belleville, IL;
and nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, IL. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017, at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017, at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, with Msgr. David Darin officiating.
According to Robert’s wishes, his remains were donated to Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.
Bobby….you were always such a good friend to our family growing up. May you Rest In Peace…God Bless
Paul Czerniejewski, Swansea, Illinois, 62226
Bob, there just are no words to express how sad I am that you are gone. I am so sorry that I lost touch. Joe, and all of your family, please accept my most sincere condolences. Sherry
Sherry Schneider, New Athens, IL, 62264