– John Francis Hoffert, Sr., 87, raised on Garner Avenue,
Schenectady, NY, passed away on June 2, 2015 in Selkirk, NY. John
is survived by Fredrica Joan Wadlin, his loving wife of 66 years.
John is affectionately remembered by his 11 children, 37
grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
John was born in Rome, NY on September 20, 1927. He graduated
from Mt. Pleasant High School, followed by a two year tour in the US
Army. He went on to earn a BS in Education from Plattsburg State
and an MS degree from Albany State College. He worked as Industrial
Arts Teacher for Hyde Park Central School District for 31 years.
John was a devout and faithful Catholic.
A memorial service will be held on the 25th of July at a time and
place to be announced. In lieu of flowers please contribute to
Regional Food Bank of
Northeastern NY, 965 Albany-Shaker Rd., Albany, NY 12110.