Joyce Hoffman Birthday


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Posted Online: Aug. 16, 2013, 12:42 pm
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Joyce Hoffman, 545 Green Court, Colona, will be honored at an open house on Aug. 24 in observance of her 80th birthday.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend from 1 to 4 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, East Moline.
Joyce Sanders was born on Aug. 27, 1933. She married Paul Hoffman on June 16, 1956, in East Moline. He is deceased.
Her children are Connie and Tony Garcia, Colona; and Mike Hoffman, Carbon Cliff. Her grandchildren are Josh, Nick, Aleic, Aubrey and Colton. Her great-granddaughter is Addison.
She is employed at Colona Donut Shop. She retired from Dr. Robert Wild's office after more than 30 years. She is a member of St. John's Lutheran, East Moline.












 



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