Clara Mae Hoffman

Clara Mae Hoffman, 76, of Brazil, passed away October 8, 2017 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.

Clara was born April 25, 1941 in Clay County, the daughter of the late Therma C. and Ruby M. (Carlin) O’Dell. She graduated from Brazil High School. Clara married the love of her life, Frank R. Hoffman Sr. He preceded her in death in 1999. Clara worked as a Home Health Aid and in housekeeping. She loved to travel, especially to different music venues. Her favorite place to see country music stars was at the Grand Ole Opry.

Clara was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank Hoffman Sr.; son, John W. Hoffman; step son, Dwight Hoffman; and sister, Kate Mandrell.

She is survived by her sons, Rick L Hoffman and Frank (Terri) Hoffman Jr.; granddaughter, Heather M. Hoffman; great grandchildren, Isaac and Arianna Gibson; sister, Norma Dake; as well as extended family and friends.

Services will be Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at French Funeral Home with Pastor Bob Kumpf officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday at 11:00 a.m. until time of the service at the funeral home. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to leave a note of condolence.