Charles Hoffman


Charles Alyn Hoffman (83), ‘Charlie’, was born in Hastings to parents Alyn and Dora on June 13th, 1938, and passed as a result of complications from Parkinson’s Disease on December 13th, 2021.

Charlie was a life-long resident of Hastings, graduating from Hastings High School in 1956, and married Marilyn Lee Fendrick on April 30th, 1960. After 6 years in the 133rd Division of the Air National Guard, he co-owned and operated ‘Hoffman TV and Radio’ with his brother, Lester, and father, Alyn, for decades until his retirement. Charlie was an avid outdoorsman and he annually celebrated a week-long hunting retreat in northern Wisconsin with a great number of his family members. He was a proud father, uncle, grandfather, and had recently become a great grandfather.

Charles is survived by his wife Marilyn Hoffman, his brother Lester Hoffman (Nancy Hoffman), his 3 children Jeffrey Alyn Hoffman (Deborah Hoffman), Steven Charles Hoffman (Ann Hoffman), and Melissa Lee Sivigny (Blaine Sivigny), as well as 5 grandchildren, Salem, Andrew, Audrey, Morgan, and Tanner and 1 great grandchild, as well as a number of beloved extended family members. He is predeceased by his parents Alyn and Dora (Wedde) Hoffman, as well as his nephew David Hoffman.

A funeral has not been planned at this time, but will be held at a later date with details to come. Charlie’s family was blessed to have 83 loving years with him. He will be truly and sorely missed by all.

Arrangements are being completed by Starkson Family Life Celebration Chapel of Hastings.

December 22, 2021