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Imelda Inazel Hofbauer

Imelda I. Hofbauer, of Kalamazoo passed away on September 11th, 2020, at the age of 92 years old. She was born on June 2, 1928 in Harbor Springs, MI. Imelda was the daughter of Archie and Ethelyn (Grauel) Sarrault. Growing up she attended the Nativity Commercial High School in Detroit, MI. On May 30, 1947 in Petoskey, MI she was united in holy matrimony to James F. Hofbauer. From that marriage four children were raised. Imelda was an avid sewer, a great cook, and loved to garden. She loved celebrating the holidays with her family and traveling the world with Jim. Left to cherish her loving memory are her children: Theresa “Tracy” (Brad) Process and Todd (Fiancé: Linda Blaszak) Hofbauer. She is preceded in her passing by her husband and sons: Timothy and Thomas Hofbauer. Cremation has taken place and a private family service will take place. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan or St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. While at Imelda's webpage www.avinkcremation.com please take time to sign the guestbook by lighting a candle and/or sharing a memory. Imelda’s family is being cared for by the Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 129 S. Grand Street, Schoolcraft, MI 49087, 269-679-5622.

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A candle was lit in memory of Imelda Hofbauer

Karen Coulson Sep 22 2020 6:41 PM

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Linda Blaszak Sep 22 2020 11:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Imelda Hofbauer

Judith Loudin Sep 21 2020 9:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Imelda Hofbauer

Josephine Brown Sep 21 2020 9:00 PM

Rest in peace Ms. Keats we will miss you at Unity. You displayed such grace and style. Thank you for sharing Tracy with us. We had great times at Chili Bingo. The light of God welcomes you home. Rev. Joslyn

Rev. Joslyn Mason Sep 20 2020 3:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Imelda Hofbauer

Rev. Joslyn Mason Sep 20 2020 3:51 PM

Sure are gonna miss you, Keatzer, my previous friend and neighbor. :beetle::beetle::heavy_heart_exclamation_mark_ornament:

Diana Hough Sep 17 2020 10:51 AM

Grandma Keats will be missed! We will cherish our memories and the beautiful ornaments that will remind us of her.

The Wisdom Family Sep 16 2020 11:47 AM

Praying for the family during this time. Hugs to everyone.

Dia D Panzer-Biddle Sep 15 2020 9:00 PM

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Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society Sep 15 2020 2:54 PM

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