Jean Hoffman
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Obituary of Jean E. Hoffman

Jean E. (Skean) Hoffman, 89, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at her home in Pottstown, PA.  She was the wife of the late Frederick J. Hoffman, Sr., who passed away in 2003.


Born in Pottstown, PA, on April 10, 1930, Jean was the daughter of the late Lewis and Minerva (Kramer) Skean.


Jean was a Sunday school teacher and taught Bible Club from her house for many years. More recently, she was a member of Trinity E.C. in Royersford. She enjoyed collecting dolls, traveling, camping, and visiting historical places. The most important thing in Jean’s life was to spend time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.


She is survived by her children, Sandra Imler, Spring City, PA; Frederick Hoffman, Jr., husband of Hannelore, Port Richey FL; Jeffrey Hoffman, husband of Crystal, Hereford, PA; and Lisa Meyers, wife of Duane, Pottstown, PA; one sister, Ruth Mickletz, Pottstown, PA; nine grandchildren, and thirteen great-grandchildren.


Jean is predeceased by her daughter, Becky Lynn Hoffman; two great-grandchildren, Elianna Hoffman and Warren Imler; and ten of her siblings.

A viewing will take place on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place after the service at Mt. Zion Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jean’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project at or to Trinity Lighthouse Church, 66 S. Limerick Rd., Royersford, PA 19468 or to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia at Online condolences may be made to the family at