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HOFFMAN, Jerry D., CW2, Army Ret.
HOFFMAN - Jerry D., CW2, Army Ret.
57, of New London, NC, formerly of Williamsville, NY, passed away July 29, 2016 at W.G. Hefner, VA Medical Center after a brief illness. Jerry was born on December 7, 1958 in McBee, SC. He was the loving son of Frances and Ernest Hoffman. He was preceded in death by his father Ernest and siblings Dennis Hoffman and Michael Hoffman. Those left to cherish his memory are his children Connor R. of Trabuco Canyon, CA and Mackenzie D. of Clarence, NY; siblings Margaret Young and Sandra (Jim) Brown; and numerous nieces and nephews. Jerry was a devoted and loving father, brother, uncle and friend to all. He was a career Army Intelligence Officer, specializing in languages and interrogation. He spent more than half his career in the European and Central American Theaters. Upon retirement from the military, he was employed by Sealing Devices, Inc. in Lancaster, NY, working in their IT Dept. He retired from Sealing Devices in January 2015. Private family services will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requested that donations be sent to Bridge to Recovery, PO Box 322, Albemarle, NC 28002. Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Hoffman family. Online condolences may be made at www.lyerlyfuneralhome.com.