Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on May 16, 2018
George E. Hoffman
York Township - George Eugene Hoffman, 91, passed away May 13, 2018 at York
Hospital. He was the husband of Jeanne (Lobdell) Hoffman for 51 years. He and
Jeanne lived in Laurel, MD for 30 years, moving to York in 2001.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a sister, Delores Warner and her husband, H.
Warren, of Estero, FL; a niece, Lisa Bacon and her husband, Robert of Ashburn, VA;
and their children, George and Emily: a cousin, Doris Hewitt of St. George, UT; and
her children, Larry and Lois and her husband, Jim Doll.
A 1945 graduate of Eastern High School in Washington, D.C., he was employed by
the Military Sealift Command, Department of the Navy in Washington, D.C. as a Visual
Information Officer. He retired in 1979 as head of its Graphics Design Department.
After retirement he volunteered at Prince George's County SPCA in MD, and also
served as a Board member at Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Scaggsville,
MD. He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose, and was a lifetime member of
the Mt. Hermon Masonic Lodge in Hyattsville, MD.
He and Jeanne loved to travel, enjoying the wonders of our beautiful country, as well as
visits to Europe and cruises in the Caribbean. They loved spending winters in
Melbourne Beach, FL as well as yearly visits to Cape Cod, MD, where they had
He was an avid golfer, and his vegetable and flower gardens were a top priority.
George loved spending time with the families of both he and his wife, and also
considered his friends as family and enjoyed his time with everyone. His sense of
humor, with a joke at the ready, saw him through the ups and downs of life. He loved to
make people laugh.
He will be deeply missed by his friends, family and all who knew him.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20 2018, at Kuhner
Associates Funeral Directors, Inc., 863 South George Street, York, with The Rev.
Bonnie Whittier officiating. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Burial will be private.
The family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at York
Hospital and the hospice, Supportive Care.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Red Rover, Bringing
Animals in Crisis to Care, P.O. Box 188890, Sacramento, CA. 95815, or to the York
County SPCA, 3159 N. Susquehanna Trail, York, PA 17406-7922.