Myrna C. (Faupel) Hofmann
October 5, 1937 – July 4, 2015
Myrna C. (Faupel) Hofmann, age 77, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 4, 2015.
Born in Kansas City, Missouri on October 5, 1937, Mrs. Hofmann was the daughter of the late Wayne and Corrine Faupel. Des Moines, Iowa was home until she attended the University of Maryland, where she met her future husband. After many years as a stay at home mom, she made her career as an office manager with the University of Delaware’s Department of Communications, retiring in 1998.
An avid animal lover, Mrs. Hofmann adored cats. She enjoyed reading, cooking and flower gardening in her leisure time. A devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Mrs. Hofmann will be greatly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 55 years, Jesse F. Hofmann, Sr. and their grandson, Ronald Hofmann. She is survived by her son, Jesse F. Hofmann, Jr. of Newark; daughter, Laura Owens (L.C. Owens, Jr.) of Newark; grandsons, L.C. Owens III, Dalton Owens and Austin Owens; and great grandchildren, Kayla and Ryan Plank.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. Hofmann’s memory may be made to your local animal shelter.