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Bernard Hoffman

Bernard A. “Bernie” Hoffman, 70, of Clinton, IL passed away at 9:07 AM, June 13, 2021 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL.


Services will be 11 AM Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Scott Marsh officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton, IL with Military Honors. Visitation will be 10-11 AM, Tuesday at the funeral home.


Memorials will be directed to the COPD Foundation.


Bernie was born April 11, 1951 in Clinton, IL the son of Robert and Rose (Arnold) Hoffman. He married Elisa Cooper May 7, 2016. She passed away on June 23, 2020.


Survivors include two daughters, Alisha Boysen (Jason Reynolds) of Clinton; Nicole DeBauche of Wapella; A sister Debra Hoffman of Clinton; grandchildren, Noah Boysen and Noel Boysen, of Clinton; Sierra Atteberry (Colten Reeves) of Clinton; Cheyenne Hughes (Kyle) of Lexington; Paine DeBauche of Wapella; great-grandchildren, Mia Underwood and Ewan Hughes of Lexington and two nephews, Bobby Hoffman of Chicago and Jeff Hoffman of Bloomington.


He was proceeded in death by his wife and parents.


Bernie was a US Navy veteran serving in the Vietnam War. He was a Union Electrician for IBEW Local #51. He enjoyed playing pool, riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family, friends and his dog Flash.


You’re number 1 Dad! I love you!


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