Alfred A. Hoffmann, age 96, of Stratford, passed away at his daughter's residence on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Peace Lutheran Church in Town of Frankfort (F1843 Huckleberry Road). Rev. Dave Udden will officiate. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. Family and friends are welcome from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 6 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford and from 10:00 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the church.
Alfred was born on November 16, 1921, the son of Paul and Paulina (Bradow) Hoffmann in the Town of Johnson, Marathon County. On October 7, 1950, Alfred was united in marriage to Charlotte Komarek at Peace Lutheran Church. She preceded him in death on October 17, 1998. He took over his parents farm in the Town of Johnson and farmed there for many years. He also worked road construction while farming.
Alfred was a lifelong member of Peace Lutheran Church. He was an avid hunter and hunted until he was 92. Most importantly, Alfred cherished his family.
Alfred is survived by his daughter, Janice Drexler of Stratford; five grandchildren: Jody (Sara) Drexler, Jamie (Brian) Halvorsen, Julie (Sam) Ridgway, Justin (Steph) Drexler and Jenny (Mike) Laurin and 13 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by Darnel Hoffman of Athens; two sisters-in-law, Geraldine Zettler and Ruth Komarek; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Charlotte; a daughter, Rhonda in 1975; five brothers and three sisters.