Search billions of records on



Obituary for Catherine Elizabeth Hoffman
5 July, 1876 - 29 March, 1959
From The Caldwell News-Tribune,
dated Monday, 30 March, 1959
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

Many hours have been spent providing the
information you see on our website.  Please
let us know, using the email address below,
if you have found useful information or
if you enjoyed the website.  Thanks!


Mrs. C. Hoffman

     Mrs. Catharine Elizabeth Hoffman, 82, of 1705 Dearborn St., Caldwell, died Sunday at her home.
     She was born July 5, 1876, in Selsberg, Germany.  She was married Jan 23, 1902, to William Hoffman in London, England.  They came to the United States in November of 1914, settling at Caldwell, later moving to Parma where they operated a Men's Clothing store, until 1937, when Mr. Hoffman died.
     She moved to Caldwell in 1948, where she had made her home with her daughter, Wilhelmina Hoffman.
     Mrs. Hoffman was an honorary member of the Thursday Musicale, a member of the Presbyterian Church and a Ladies' Association of the church.
     Survivors include two daughters, Miss Wilhelmina of Caldwell and Mrs. Doris Goodson, of Buhl, Idaho;  a son, Walter Hoffman of Oakland, Calif.;  a granddaughter, Jeanne Goodson, Chicago, Ill.
     Services will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel in Parma.  Dr. C. Warren Van Camp will officiate.  Interment will be in the Parma Cemetery.