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E. Edward "Ed" Hoffman

E. Edward “Ed” Hoffman 93 of Lovington, Il. passed away 10:15 A.M. December 12, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, Il.


Masonic Services will be at 1 PM Saturday, December 15, 2018, at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL, followed by religious services with Larry Traxler officiating. Burial will follow at Point Pleasant Cemetery, Long Creek, IL. Visitation will be 12- 1 PM on December 15, 2018, at the funeral home.


Memorials may be directed to a charity of the donor’s choice


Ed was born August 16, 1925 in Clinton, IL, the son of William and Nellie (Poole) Hoffman. He married Evelyn June Marsh on April 10, 1949 in Maroa, IL.


Survivors include his wife, Evelyn June Hoffman, Lovington, Il.; Children, Ronald Edward (Janet) Hoffman, Fisher, IL; David Randall “Randy” Hoffman, Lovington, IL; Timothy Scott (Laura) Hoffman, Oakley, IL; 5 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; siblings: Gene Hoffman, Clinton, IL and Faye Kaufman, Maroa, IL.


He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.


Ed farmed all his life in Macon, Moultrie, Piatt and DeWitt Counties. He was well known for his custom work. Ed was a member of the Masonic Lodge Ancient Free and Accepted Masons.


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