Miriam Adele Hoffman, 79, of Ephrata, PA passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in presence of family.
Born May 14, 1939 in Lititz, she was the daughter of the late Reverend Paul S. Wenger and Bertha (Sensenich) Wenger. She was the loving wife of Paul R. Hoffman, Sr. They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary March 1st of this year.
In addition to her husband, Miriam is survived by four children, Paul R. Hoffman Jr., husband of Barbara, Lancaster, PA, Dennis L. Hoffman, Ephrata, PA, Darlene J. Gingrich, wife of Kevin, Ephrata, PA and Michelle L. Hoffman, Lititz, PA.
Miriam was known as Maw Maw by her three grandchildren and two great-grandsons, which she adored. Chad M. Gingrich (husband of Kaity) San Diego, CA, Ashley N. Lewis (wife of Tyler) Akron, PA, Jessica A. Di Paolo (wife of Etienne) Ephrata, PA and great-grandsons, Cooper J. Lewis and Cayden P.
Di Paolo. Also, survived by sister R. Yvonne Enck, wife of M. Douglas Enck, Ephrata, PA.
Miriam was preceded in death, by her parents and brother James S. Wenger.
Miriam loved her family and countless friends and to know her was to love her. Miriam was a sweet, caring and generous person and had a remarkable faith and never once questioned God’s grace.
Memorial service will be held at her church, Lititz Mennonite Church, 165 Front Street, Lititz on Sunday, July 1, 2018 with Pastor Rodney Martin officiating. All may greet the family from 4:00 until the time of the service starting at 5:00. A reception to follow in the church social hall as family and friends are invited to attend to celebrate Miriam’s life.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Lititz Mennonite Church in her name or Hospice & Community Care of Lancaster.
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