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Forrest Hoffman Obituary

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Forrest Hoffman

Peoria, IL

August 1, 1950 - November 10, 2016

Forrest Hoffman Obituary

Forrest T. “Buzz” Hoffman, 66, of Bartonville, passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 10, 2016, at his residence. He was born on August 1, 1950 in Peoria, the son of Lyle and Mildred (Frazee) Hoffman. They preceded him in death. He was formerly married to Theresa (Burns) Hoffman. Buzz is survived by his step-son, Tony (Traci) Scachette of East Peoria; daughters, Tami Terrell of Bartonville and Kelly Roberson of Norwood; sisters, Lyla McDaniel of Bartonville and Jo (Tom) Helfrich of Bellevue; and five grandchildren. He graduated from Limestone Community High School in 1968. He was a Vietnam Veteran and a member of the American Legion Post 979 in Bartonville. Buzz retired from Keystone Steel & Wire, after forty years of service. He enjoyed fishing, bowling and shooting pool. Many will remember the “Buzzie Bank” and “Bank Da 9”. A Celebration of Life will be on Thursday, November 17, 2016, from 4 to 6 p.m., beginning with Military Funeral Honors at 4 p.m., at Dizzy Deans in Bartonville. Memorial contributions may be made to Vietnam Veterans of Illinois, 100 West Bittersweet Road, Washington, IL 61571 or to UnityPoint Hospice in Peoria. Arrangements have been entrusted to Clary Funeral Home, 3004 West Lake Avenue, in Peoria. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Forrest Hoffman, please visit our floral store. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Forrest Hoffman Plant a tree in memory of Forrest

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