Roger H. Hoffman, 83, Haysville

Roger H. Hoffman, 83, of Haysville, passed away at 2:43 p.m. on Monday, October 11, 2021, in Brookside Village in Jasper surrounded by family. 

Roger was born in Haysville, Indiana, on August 3, 1938, to Clifford and Matilda (Neukam) Hoffman.  

He married Rosie Wolf on July 20, 2002, in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville.   

Roger was a 1956 graduate of Dubois High School.  

He was a lifelong farmer at Roger Hoffman Farm LLC. After he retired, he worked at Memorial Hospital in maintenance. He later assisted in medical transport.  

Roger was an assistant at the Haysville Fire Department later becoming chief from 1982-1990. He stayed active in the fire department for 33 years. He also received his 50-year volunteer pin.  

He was a member of the Jasper Masonic Lodge, the Jasper Moose Lodge, the Eagles, the Jasper Outdoor Recreation and the Legion Post #61, and a former Shriner. 

Roger previously served on the church council at Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville. He served on many boards including; the Haysville Water Board, the board of directors for the Dubois County Co-Op serving from 1971-1976 and then again in 1981-1986, and the Dubois County Bank Advisory Board in Haysville from 1973-1976.  

Roger enjoyed fishing, hunting, farming, playing cards, golfing, and spending time with friends and family.  

He is survived by his wife, Rosie Hoffman of Haysville; one daughter, Dawn (Mark) Lueken of Celestine; one son, Brook (Jane) Hoffman of Haysville; one stepdaughter Vicki Steinhart and companion, Jim Kinder of Haysville; two granddaughters, Darla Beck and Kayla Hopf; two step-grandsons, Nathan Leistner and Kirk Steinhart, five great-grandchildren, one step-grandson, one great-great-granddaughter, and one great-grandchild on the way.     

Preceding him in death was one sister, Juanita Weisman; one brother, George Hoffman who died in infancy; and two grandsons, Dean Collins and Spencer Hoffman.  

A funeral service for Roger H. Hoffman will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 15, 2021, in Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville, Indiana, with a burial to follow in the Community Cemetery in Haysville.  

A visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, Indiana, and one hour before services at the church from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 15. The Indiana Volunteer Firefighters Association will have a service at 6:00 p.m. at the visitation on Thursday.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the Haysville Fire Department or Christ Lutheran Church.  

Online condolences may be made to www.becherkluesner.com

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