By Buchanan Funeral Home
Lois Ione (Calderwood) Hoffman 90, of Kewaunee WI passed away on March 18, 2017 at Aurora Bay Care Medical Center; she was born on August 20, 1926 in Gering, NE to the late Floyd (GUY) and Alva (Rubbottom) Calderwood. She graduated from Gering High School and then attended Moody Bible College in Minneapolis, MN. Lois worked as a clerical person and retired from NTC, Gering, NE. Lois was active in Christian Women group and was a current Member at Grace Lutheran Church. Lois was a caring and doting mother and grandmother. She loved cooking for family and friends and always doing for other. She is known for her pie making and especially the Apple Pie. Lois enjoyed crocheting many blankets for all her kids. Lois enjoyed just spending time with family and watching her grandchildren grow. They were the light of her life.
Proceeded in death by her parents; Guy and Alva Calderwood and Step Mother Elizabeth (Bauer) Calderwood, Sister Maxine Hawkins (MO), Brother Chet Calderwood (OK), Sons Edward Hoffman and Michael Hoffman.
Lois was survived by: her three children, Kenny Hoffman (CO), Voni (Kurt) Dittig (CA), and Kathy (Dan) Brown Kewaunee. Grandchildren: Sheri (Cedric) White, Gena Pestana (AZ) Liza (Nathan) Vandenlangenberg (Casco), Evan (Melonie) Hoffman, Jason (Michelle) Hoffman (CA), Crystal Pestana(CA) Justin (Alyssa) Brown (Kewaunee). Great Grand Children: Tayler, Evan, Anthony, Brandon, Dylan, Taylor, Carter, Allison, Matthew, Willow, Wren and Hudson. Great Great Grandchildren: Ariah and Charli
Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 21st at Buchanan Funeral Home, Kewaunee. A funeral Service will be held at 11:00a.m. Wednesday at Grace Lutheran Church with Pastor Howard Batt officiating. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.