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Donna Rose Hoffman

May 5, 1931 — October 26, 2023


Donna Rose Hoffman passed away peacefully on October 26, 2023.  She was born on May 5, 1931, to Helen (Daniels) and Frank May.  On January 14, 1950 she married Herman "Bun" Hoffman at St. Joseph Catholic Church. They were married for over 49 years before he passed.  She loved to travel, especially to the Ft. Myers area in Florida.  

Donna loved visiting the Amish community, playing poker with friends and visiting the casino in Rossford.  
She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament, React, Elks and the Eagles. She was a special aunt and "mom" to many.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Alpine House for caring for her  needs and caring about her for the last months of her life.  And thanks to the caring staff at Memorial Hospital for making her last days comfortable.

Donna is survived by her children, Linda (Tom) Amos, Diane (Virgil) Shull, Patricia Kuzma, and Joseph (Rebecca) Hoffman; grandchildren Jason (Katie) Shull, Ryan Shull, Julie (Jon) St. Clair, Elizabeth Amos, Nicholaus Amos, Anthony Kuzma, Krista Kuzma, Alexander (Kelsey) Hoffman, Makenzie Hoffman, and Madison Hoffman; great grandchildren Austin (Dominique) Shull, Patrick (Kaytlin) Shull, Levi Shull, Tyler St. Clair, Trevor St. Clair, and Hayley Mancini; great- great -grandchildren Ashlynn Shull and Ryleigh Shull; numerous special nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister Elizabeth Stevenson and Tom May.

Visitation will be at the Herman Karlovetz Funeral Home on Friday, November 3, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM, with Rosary services at 7:45P.M.  A funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph Church in Fremont, Ohio, on Saturday, November 4, at 10:00 AM. Fr. Matthew Frisbee will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Church or Bishop Hoffman Catholic Schools. Online condolences may be expressed at

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Friday, November 3, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Crematory

900 North St., Fremont, OH 43420

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Saturday, November 4, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Joseph Catholic Church

709 Croghan St, Fremont, OH 43420

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