Margaret Hoffman

May 5, 1922 - December 13, 2012

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Margaret Hoffman, of Perkasie, PA, died Thursday, December 13, 2012, at her home. She was 90.

She was the wife of Walter F. Hoffman. The couple had celebrated their 66th Wedding Anniversary on August 3, 2012.

Born in Perkasie, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Elsie (Sterner) Harr. She was a 1939 graduate of Sell-Perk High School, Perkasie, and a 1941 graduate of the Bethlehem School of Business, Bethlehem, PA.

She was employed as a bookkeeper for the former EMICO, first at its Perkasie location and then at its Dublin location, for 40 years until retiring in 1982.

Mrs. Hoffman was a member of St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ, Perkasie, where she taught Sunday School and served as the first church secretary during the late 1950’s and 1960’s.

An avid Philadelphia Phillies fan, she enjoyed quilting and sewing. She also was a former member of the Perkasie Historical Society.

Surviving with her husband are two sons, David W. Hoffman, of Perkasie, and Charles L. Hoffman and his wife Linda, of Bowie, MD; two grandchildren, Matthew Hoffman and his wife Melissa, and Sarah Ricci and her husband Marcus; and a great granddaughter, Paige Hoffman. She was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Harr.

Her Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, December 20, 2012, in St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ Cemetery, West Market Street, Perkasie.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ, 110 N. 6th St., Perkasie, PA 18944, or to Grand View Hospice, 700 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA 18960.

Arrangements are by the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, 606 Arch Street, Perkasie.

Bernard Suess Funeral Home
606 Arch Street
Perkasie, PA 18944

Sadler Suess Funeral Home
33 North Main Street
Telford, PA 18969