Hubert A. Hoff, 91, of Perryville, MO died January 19, 2013 at Independence Care Center of Perry County.
He was born on June 8, 1921 in Perry County, MO, son of Arthur and Elizabeth (Lowmeyer) Hoff. He and Josephine A. Henschel were married on August 2, 1947. She preceded him in death on October 23, 1992.
Mr. Hoff had worked at the gravel and sand plant in Chester, IL. He was barge captain for one of the rockets used in one of the lunar missions. He later helped build a Lutheran church in Montana. He was a member of American Legion Post 133, Immanuel Lutheran Church and Men’s Club. He was a US Navy Veteran of WW II.
Survivors include three sons and one daughter, Tom (Sue) Hoff, Bob Hoff, Bill (Terri) Hoff, all of Perryville, Danita (Bill) Loucks of Chester, IL; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and one sister, Elvera McAllister.
Friends may call at Young & Sons Funeral Home on Monday, January 21 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm and on Tuesday, January 22 from 6:30 to 8:30 am. He will then be taken to Immanuel Lutheran Church for service at 10:00 am with Rev. Thomas Handrick officiating. Burial in church cemetery with military graveside provided by American Legion Post 133 and Delta Team.
Memorials are preferred to Southeast Hospice or Immanuel Lutheran School.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.