HARRISBURG - Linda J. Richards Hoffman, 74, of Lower Paxton Township, died Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, in her home.
She was a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Our Savior, Harrisburg, Verhovay Home Association, Harrisburg, American Legion Ladies Auxilary, Lawnton, and the Steelton Chapter 919 Women of the Moose.
Linda started her journey in the Women of the Moose in December 1970. She earned her Chapters Award of Achievement from 1980 to 1981. Linda also earned the College of Regents degree in May 1983, and was named 2008 International Co-Worker of the Year. She sponsored over 75 new members and was a devoted member who will be sadly missed.
Linda was the widow of Francis J. Hoffman, and is survived by many loving friends and cousins and will be missed dearly.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, in Wiedeman Funeral Home, 357 S. Second St., Steelton, with the Rev. Joel Petruschke, Pastor Our Saviour Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. A viewing will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Friday, in the funeral home. Women of the Moose services will be held at 10:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 420 N Progress Ave, Harrisburg, PA 17109-1099 or Women of the Moose, PO Box 4686, Harrisburg, PA 17111.