Memorials Are Suggested: C. Wayne Hoffman, age 92 (1922-2014)

C. Wayne Hoffman died Saturday, July 12th, 2014, at Mother Hull Home in Kearney at the age of 92.

Wayne was born May 26th, 1922, at Grant, Nebraska to Earl E. and Hazel M. (Chingren) Hoffman. Wayne graduated from Perkins County High School.

On March 20th, 1946, he married Genise Sexson in Grant. The couple was blessed with three children: Tom, Steve and Mary.

He was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Hazel; wife Genise and brother Earl.

Survivors include sons, Tom (Patty) Hoffman of Ankeny, Iowa; Steve (Mariellen) Hoffman of Aurora, Colorado and daughter Mary (Ken) George of Kearney; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Cozad United Methodist Church with Pastor Doug Smith officiating.

Those wishing to sign the memorial book may do so on Friday, July 18th, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Berryman Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to Cozad Hospital Foundation, Central Plains Hospice or donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at


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