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Dale D. Hoffman

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Alburtis

Dale D. "Chubby" Hoffman, 86, formerly of Alburtis, died August 10, 2012, in Mosser Nursing Home, Trexlertown. He was the husband of Elizabeth C. (Knerr) Hoffman, also a resident at Mosser Nursing Home. They recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on July 6. Born in Alburtis, he was a son of the late Spencer and Katie (Weidner) Hoffman.

He was a member of Church of the Good Shepherd United Church of Christ, Alburtis.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served in World War II.

He was a foreman for Kline Foundry, Alburtis for many years until his retirement. Prior to that, he was a molder at Caloric Corp. at its former Topton plant.

He was an avid outdoorsman, life member of Ray A. Master Post 217 American Legion, Topton and the Nimrod Fish & Wildlife Association, Alburtis.

He is survived by his wife; son, Dale D. II, Alburtis; daughter, Scarlet B. Lichtenwalner, Topton; sister, Dorine Reichert, Alburtis; grandchildren, Amber K. Knecht, Tiffany L. Hoffman, Dale D. Hoffman III, and Sarah M. Lichtenwalner; great-grandson, Colin B. Knecht.

Contributions may be made to Lehigh County Meals on Wheels, 4234 Dorney Park Rd., Allentown, 18104.

Arrangements were made by the Ludwick Funeral Home, Topton.