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Lorraine C. Hoffman Lorraine C. Hoffman

Lorraine C. Hoffman

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Hess’s retiree

Lorraine C. Hoffman, 88, of Catasauqua, died April 8, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Dale S. Hoffman.

Born in Moore Township, she was a daughter of the late Quentin D. and Hilda I. Heberling Hartzell.

She worked at Hess’s Department Store, Allentown, for more than 25 years until she retired.

She was a craft show vendor.

She is survived by a daughter, Linda and her husband Samuel Burrows of Catasauqua; two sons, Phillip and his wife Sandra and Timothy and his wife Dawn, all of Mertztown; a brother, Dale and his wife Ann of Northampton; six grandchildren, Trisha Dover, Stacey Pishula, Shawn Burrows, Michele Gmitter, Audrey Krupiak and Christine Hoffman; and six great-grandchildren, Jacob and Danielle Brown; Isabella, Aidan and Katelyn Gmitter; and Remington Krupiak.

She was predeceased by two brothers, Clair and Donald Hartzell; and three sisters, June Dutko, Betty Zmarsley and Barbara Confer.

Contributions may be made to the Catasauqua Area Food Bank.

Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc., Catasauqua.