James Kenneth Hofer, 73, of Anderson, passed away Sept. 21, 2017 at Countryside Health & Living Community after a brief illness.
He was born in Daleville Nov. 11, 1943 and has lived in Anderson most of his life. He retired from Delco-Remy in 1998 after 34 years of service.
Jim was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of Meadowbrook Baptist Church and U.A.W. Local 662.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Judi (Cox) Hofer of Anderson; two daughters, Lori (husband, David) Clark of Noblesville and Angie (husband, Corey) Miller of McCordsville; four grandchildren, Ashley (Chris) Webb of Anderson, Justin (Christine) Smith of Anderson, Shelby Miller of Indianapolis and Peyton Miller of McCordsville; two great-grandchildren, Connor Webb and Allison Smith; brother, Thomas (wife, Peggy) Hofer of Chesterfield; brother-in-law, William Kirkpatrick of Anderson; sister-in-law, Debbie Cox of Anderson; and many nieces and nephews and longtime special friend, David Cave of Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Lucile Hofer; brothers, William Hofer and Edgar Hofer; and sisters, Nancy Frawley, Marjorie Coonce and Janet Kirkpatrick.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory with Rev. Dennis Zirkle officiating. Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.
Online condolences at www.brownbutzdiedring.com.
Published on September 23, 2017