Jean Hofmann Obituary

Jean  N. Hofmann
Jean N. Hofmann

June 23, 1938 - November 24, 2022
Born in Chadron, NE
Resided in Johnston, Iowa
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Jean N. Hofmann, 84, of Johnston, IA. passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2022, at her residence.

Jean was born June 23, 1938, in Chadron, NE, the daughter of George and Helen (Helen Sager) Braddock. Following high school, Jean attended Chadron State and received her Bachelor's Degree in Education.

On June 25, 1961, she married George Allan Hofmann in Chadron, NE, and they moved to Ft. Collins, CO. Jean taught high school Art and English. Jean will be remembered as a devoted wife, a wonderful mom, for her kindness, and for always putting everyone first. In her free time, she enjoyed riding her Arabian horses and working with her German Shepherds.

She was preceded in death by her parents George and Helen Braddock, one sister, Betty Lindeken, and husband, George Hofmann.

She is survived by her four children, Lynette (Louis) Gornick of Papillion, NE, Sharon (Larry Ludwig) Hofmann of Johnston, IA, Wayne Hofmann of Grimes, IA, Kathy Hofmann of Altoona, IA, four, grandchildren, Jessica Ludwig, Jason Ludwig, Parker Gornick, and Ashley Gornick, two great-grandchildren, Michael, and Gunner Ludwig.

Viewing and visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday December 9. 2022 from 10-11 am at the Iles-Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center, IA with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. interment directly following in Grimes, IA, at the Sunny Hill Cemetery, SE 6th St., Grimes IA 50111.

Pallbearers: Alan Bolger, Aaron Burns, Louis Gornick, Parker Gornick, Jason Ludwig, and Larry Ludwig.




Iles Brandt Chapel
1301 Ash Street
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Friday, December 9, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Iles Brandt Chapel
1301 Ash Street
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Friday, December 9, 2022
11:00 AM