ALICE (SMILEY) HOFFMAN
Mrs. Charles Hoffman of East of Walnut Passes
Away Tuesday Morning
Mrs. Charles Hoffman, 45, passed away Tuesday at
7 a.m. at the home east of Walnut following an illness of six weeks.
Tentative plans are to hold the funeral services Thursday afternoon at the
Methodist Church at Ohio with committal at the Union Cemetery.
Alice Smiley was born June 17, 1896 near Ohio, a
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Smiley. She was married to Charles Hoffman
of Walnut Jan. 1, 1916. She had lived in the vicinity of Walnut and Ohio all
of her life.
Surviving are the husband, three children, Inez,
Frances and Glenn, and one brother Howard Smiley of Amboy.
(The Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling, Illinois,
January 21, 1941 - Tuesday, pg 7, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)