Donald "Huffy" E. Hoffman

Born: Mon., Jun. 22, 1936
Died: Sun., Mar. 15, 2015


6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Thu., Mar. 19, 2015
Location: - Not available -

Funeral Service

7:30 PM Thu., Mar. 19, 2015
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.

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      Donald E. "Huffy" Hoffman, 78, formerly of Mifflin, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Locust Grove Retirement Village.

     Born June 22, 1936 in New Bloomfield, he was a son of the late Elwood and Zella (Burke) Hoffman. His wife of 32 years, Dorothy J. "Dottie" (Snyder) Hoffman, died on June 8, 2003.

     He is survived by four sons, Donald J. Hoffman and wife, Kathy, of McAlisterville, Harry D. Stewart, Sr., and wife, Deb, of Mifflintown, David E. Hoffman and wife, Deb, of Port Royal, and Daniel L. Hoffman and wife, Lori, of Stanford, Calif.; one sister, Charlotte Kisner of Duncannon; four brothers, Frank Hoffman of Loysville, John Hoffman of Harrisburg, Harvey Hoffman of Camp Hill, and Wayne Hoffman of Harrisburg; seven grandchildren, Randy, Danielle, Douglas, David, Jessie, Heather, and Thomas; and six great-grandchildren.

     He was preceded in death by two brothers, Mike Hoffman and Marlin "Curly" Hoffman, one sister, Bertha Mullen, and one grandson, Troy Trutt.

     He retired from the Pennsylvania Department of General Services as a building superintendent and was the owner and operator of Huffy's Pizza which he took to local carnivals, fairs, and festivals.

     He enjoyed visiting with people at his pizza wagon and square dancing.

     There will be a viewing on Thursday, March 19, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with the funeral service immediately following at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Ed D'Agostino officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in Union Cemetery, Mifflintown.

     In lieu of flowers, those who desire are asked to make memorial contributions to the Juniata County Food Pantry, PO Box 44, Mifflintown, PA 17059.

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Charitable donations may be made in Donald "Huffy"'s memory to the following organization:

Juniata County Food Pantry
PO Box 44, Mifflintown, PA 17059

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