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Funeral Service

St. John UCC - Maeystown
Saturday September 29th, 2018

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Cletus L. Hoffmann

Cletus L. Hoffmann, 86, of Waterloo, IL, died September 25, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. He was born August 12, 1932, in Fults, IL.

He is survived by his wife Twila Hoffmann nee Scheibe; children Barry (Cathy) Hoffmann and Sharon (John) Glessner; grandchildren Andrew (Andrea) Glessner, Abby (Kyle) Buettner; great grandchildren Colton and Caleb Glessner & Silas and Max Buettner; brother Alvis (Patsy) Hoffmann; sister Janice (Carl) Nagel; sister-in-law; brother-in-law Robert (Karlene) Scheibe; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Cletus is preceded in death by his parents Leland & Pauline (nee Rippelmeyer) Hoffmann; & sister Marilyn Luhr.

He was a member of St. John United Church of Christ - Maeystown, local musician for 60 years, avid fisherman and gardner, and a US Korean War Combat Veteran.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. John UCC - Music Fund, or Asphalt Fund

4 PM to 8 PM Friday, September 28, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Saturday St. John United Church of Christ
10 AM Saturday, September 29, 2018 at St. John United Church of Christ in Maeystown, IL
Pastor Patrick Poole officiating
Interment at St. John Cemetery in Maeystown, IL

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Cletus was a gentleman and he liked to laugh. We were in a carpool together years ago with 4 others from Waterloo and we had a great time. I'll always remember his laughter. RIP Cletus!

Jan Velayas Sep 30 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Cletus Hoffmann

Rita Hubbs Sep 28 2018 12:00 AM