James Lindsay “Jimmy” Hoffman, Jr.

July 22, 1964 - March 31, 2021

James Lindsay “Jimmy” Hoffman, Jr., age 56, of Millsboro, DE, formerly of Newark, DE, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on July 22, 1964, he was the son of Sandra J. (Harkcom) Hoffman and the late James Lindsay Hoffman, Sr. Jimmy graduated from Christiana High School in 1982, where he also played football. Upon graduation, he made a career with Stuart Pharmaceuticals, and found joy as a member of their softball team. Jimmy was an avid hunter, fisherman and delighted in playing many sports. He was also a football fan, and proudly rooted for the Dallas Cowboys throughout his lifetime.

In addition to his mother, Jimmy is survived by his sisters, Lisa Hale, Amy Hoffman and Victoria Hoffman; nieces, Lindsay Bissonette (Leo), Kyrie Hoffman and Amaya Hoffman; nephews, Tyler Hale and Logan McHugh; and several cousins. Who all loved him dearly.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 7 pm on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, followed by a funeral service at 7 pm. Interment will be held at 1 pm on Friday, April 9, 2021, in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.

Flowers are welcome or donations may be made in Jimmy’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.


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17 Condolences for James Lindsay “Jimmy” Hoffman, Jr.

  • My condolences to the family. I grew up one street over in the hills and remember Jimmy well.

  • To the family sorry for your lost, may God comfort you in your time of need.

  • My sincere condolences to the family

  • Just wanted to give my condolences to the family.

  • Prayers & Blessings Always To The You Amy, Lisa, Vickie, Mom & Family. God & Dad Has Jimmie Now

  • Sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. I worked with him at Stuart in Newark.

  • Dear Sandy, Vickie, Amy, Lisa and family’s,
    Sending my deepest sympathy to all of you at this time.
    I remember Jimmy well-
    Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
    Darcy (Nagg) Burbage

  • Mrs. Hoffman,
    I was saddened to read of Jimmy’s passing. My mom and I send our sincerest condolences to you and your family. I have fond memories of your family as our across the street neighbors on Malvina Lane.
    May Godspeed.

  • Our sincere condolences to all the family and friends. May all your good memories of Jimmy carry you through these difficult days.
    We are sure he and his dad are having some great conversations.

  • I’m so sorry for your loss you all are in my thought and prayers.

  • Sending our condolences. Praying for peace and comfort for y’all during this sad time.

  • Mrs. Hoffman and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Dear Hoffman Family,
    We were so sorry to see Jimmy’s obituary in the paper. We immediately reflected on the ‘good old days’ of Stuart/ICI/AstraZeneca Softball. Good times; good memories with co-workers and friends! Unfortunately, we have a prior commitment on Thursday and will not be able to attend the visitation/funeral service. In the days ahead we will certainly be thinking of Jimmy and praying for all of you! Please accept our deepest condolences.
    Jay and Sheila Hampel

  • Jimmy, an original Frick & Frack player ;many great memories of him and the family; heartfelt sympathy for Sandra Jean and all the family.Terry &Lydia Breckin and family.

  • My condolences to his family. I knew Jimmy in high school.

    Sincerely, Maria (Russell) Bunce

  • To Amy and Family; Please accept my sincere condolences for the passing of Jimmy. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • My condolences.

    Dave Brady