Jon Allan Hofmann (68) of Houston died on May 31, 2018 at CHI – St. Luke’s Hospital, Houston. He was born in Hampton, Iowa on October 27, 1949, the son of Frank Albert Hofmann and Ruth Lenis Osterland. He lived and attended school in Ackley, Iowa and graduated from Ackley-Geneva High School in 1967 and Ellsworth Junior College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) in 1969. He received a BA degree in Business Administration from Mankato State University (now Minnesota State University – Mankato) in 1971.
Jon subsequently worked for several insurance companies in Iowa and later moved to Houston to join the Insurance and Risk Management Department of Exxon Corporation. He later worked for Coastal Corporation and Harris County before becoming an Independent Insurance Agent.
He is survived by his brother James Hofmann and wife (Rita) and by his niece Lisa Ann Hofmann (all of Sugar Land, Texas) and by his nephew Bryan Hofmann of Houston. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Jon enjoyed music of many types and especially enjoyed attending the New Orleans Jazz Festival and also numerous other concerts and venues. His other interests included history, sports and movies and in his younger days, occasional skiing and tennis.
The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the doctors and dedicated cardiac critical care nurses and medical staff at CHI – St. Luke’s Hospital and the Kelsey-Seybold Care Center for their valiant and exemplary care and efforts to provide Jon a chance for survival.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, June 13th in The Chapel of Divine Mercy at St. Laurence Catholic Church, 3100 Sweetwater Blvd. in Sugar Land.
In lieu of flowers to honor Jon’s memory, please consider a donation to the American Heart Association, the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul or a charity of your choice.