Stephentown, NY – Lois M. Sjursen Hoffman, 93, died Monday, May 25, 2020 due to the COVID-19 virus at the Grand Rehabilitation & Nursing at Barnwell in Valatie, NY.
Lois was born in Brooklyn, NY on April 9, 1927, the daughter of the late Olaf and Emily Eilersen Sjursen. She was raised and educated in Brooklyn and lived in East Meadow, Long Island, NY for many years where she raised her family and was a homemaker. She moved with her husband to Stephentown, NY part time in 1967 and became a full time resident in 1983 living on South Stephentown Road.
Lois loved to crochet and spoil her grandchildren.
She was the beloved wife of the late Edwin B. Hoffman who died in 2004; loving mother of Keith (Gwenn) Hoffman of East Meadow, NY, Christopher (Lori) Hoffman of Stephentown, Lori (Frank) Frost of Bethpage, NY and the late Neil E. Hoffman who died in 2016; adored grandmother of Russell and Cheryl Hoffman, Brendan and Tyler Hoffman and Frankie and Andrew Frost.
Funeral services will be held privately for the family on Monday, June 1 at the Hall & Higgins Funeral Home, 457 NY 43, Stephentown followed by her burial at 12 noon at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Stephentown Federated Church, PO Box 10, Stephentown, NY 12168.
Arrangements are by the Hall & Higgins Funeral Home in Stephentown. Condolence book at ParkerBrosMemorial.com.