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Donna (Toots) past away early morning, Thursday Jan. 20, 2022, just about a month shy of her 87th birthday of February 22, (1935).

Jim passed 38-1/2 hours later on Jan. 21, 2022 which was about two months shy of his 88th birthday of March 14, (1934).

Toots was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Edna (Johnson) Hoffman and brothers, Ellsworth (Sonny) Hoffman, Doug Hoffman and Joe (Corky) Gwen Hoffman. She is survived by one last brother, Almon (Al) and Lynne Hoffman.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Florence (Irwin) Yore and eldest brother, Arthur (Dick) and Betty Yore. He is survived by two brothers, Terry and (Patricia/Jehudie) Yore and Patrick and (Gloria) Yore, and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

All their children remain local and some with children and grandchildren of their own. Their loving family includes: daughter Tamara and son, Ladd Yore; son Todd (Rhonda) Yore; son Trent Yore and children, Paige and Zane Yore; son Taryn (Dyan) Yore; and daughter Tana and (Todd) Kinzler and sons CJ (Scooter), Hunter (Dutch), Brandon (Butch) and “the little girls” (great granddaughters) Camille (Cammi) and Chase (Schnooks), who belong to Hunter. They had a few treasured, lifelong neighbors including Joanne Hendrix, Connie Dolezan, Beth and Dean, Laurie Duverne and Penny Hauch.

A memorial service will be celebrated Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Midway Baptist Church in Watervliet at 11:00 a.m. A private family burial will have already taken place in Watervliet Cemetery next to Toots’ parents. Hutchins Funeral Home in Watervliet is assisting the Yore Family with arrangements.


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