John was preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Margaret “Lorraine” Hoffman, and one great-granddaughter, Amelia Grace Wenger.
The family gives a special thank you to the caring staff at the Alverno, the Visiting Nurses Association, and the doctors and staff of Mercy Medical Group (formerly River City Internal Medicine). Memorials may be directed to the University of Iowa Neurological Center-Research or the University of Iowa College of Dentistry-Research. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Death date: Sept. 15, 2013