Welcome to the memorial page for

Alice M. (Duell) Hoffman

August 14, 1935 ~ February 27, 2017 (age 81)

The Piano Brothers

Alice M. Hoffman     “beloved mother and grandmother”

COUDERSPORT, PA---Alice M. Hoffman, 81, a lifelong resident of Coudersport, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017 at Sweden Valley Manor, Coudersport, after a long illness.

Born on August 14, 1935 in Ulysses, she was a daughter of Fred and Florence Duell.  On July 8, 1961 in Coudersport, she married James A. Hoffman, who passed away on December 10, 2005.

Alice attended the Coudersport Free Methodist Church and was a life member of the former Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.  Alice was a very friendly and caring soul who enjoyed many days walking and visiting with her many friends in Coudersport.  She was a “fixture” every morning at the former Maple Tree Restaurant.

Surviving are a son, Donald E. Hoffman of Coudersport; a daughter, Lisa K. Hoffman of Coudersport; and a brother, Fred Duell; several grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Alice was predeceased by a son, Larry Hoffman; a brother, Irvin Duell; and three sisters, Hazel Duell, Toni Ludwig, and Dorothy Badmone.

Friends may call from 10am to 12 noon on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Coudersport Free Methodist Church 1237 East Second Street, Coudersport, where funeral services will follow at noon with the Rev. Peter J. Tremblay, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in Eulalia Cemetery, Coudersport.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 161, Coudersport, PA 16915.

Alice’s family has entrusted her care to the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

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 Service Information

March 3, 2017

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Coudersport Free Methodist Church
Coudersport, PA

Funeral Service
March 3, 2017

12:00 PM
Coudersport Free Methodist Church
Coudersport, PA

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