Kathleen ‘Kathy’ Anne Hoffman


Oct. 11, 1945 - April 7, 2013



Kathleen “Kathy” Anne Hoffman of Waukesha died Sunday, April 7, 2013, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 67. She was born in Phillips on Oct. 11, 1945, the daughter of William and Jeanette (nee Haveman) Rogan.


On Oct. 7, 1967, she married Paul Hoffman; he preceded her in death in 1971. Kathy was a graduate of St. Mary’s nursing school in Madison and worked as a nurse in the emergency room at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and then at Waukesha Engine. She enjoyed playing bridge with her bridge club and participated in the Waukesha LOBS Club (Last of the Big Spenders). Kathy was a member of St. William Catholic Church.


She will be sadly missed by her children, Laura (Keith) Anderson, Christine (Ken) Kramer and Michael Hoffman, all of Waukesha, and her grandchildren, Natasha Anderson, Brianna (Ricky) Kafer, Mikayla Anderson and Haley, Evan and Paul Kramer. She is further survived by her brothers and sisters, Patricia (Willard) Lenz of Fort Atkinson, Dennis Rogan of Sun City West, Ariz., Robert (Noreen) Rogan of Yonkers, N.Y., Barbara Rogan of Waukesha, Peggy Rogan of Waukesha and Mary (Thomas) Helgerson of Racine, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.


In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, William and Jeanette Rogan.


Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. rosary service today, April 10, at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services continue on Thursday, April 11, with prayers at the funeral home beginning at 9:15 a.m. followed by a procession to St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha for the 10 a.m. funeral Mass. Burial will be held at **BOLD**noon Friday, April 12, at Resurrection Cemetery, 2705 Regent St., Madison.  


If desired, memorials are appreciated to Wisconsin National MS Society for benefit of Kathleen Hoffman.


Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Service is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035, or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.