Irmgard Hoffmann, 76

Irmgard Hoffmann (nee Lind), of Cedarburg, passed away peacefully at Lasata Care Center in Cedarburg on Oct. 6, 2010, at the age of 76.

Irmgard was born in Bendorf, Germany, on Feb. 7, 1934, a daughter of Alois and Helene Lind. She married Heinrich Hoffmann on Feb. 14, 1953, and the couple moved to Cedarburg from Germany in 1959.

Irmgard opened a gift shop inside the Cedarburg Cheesary in 1984, eventually taking over the Cheesary in 2002. Her daughter, Elke, took over in 2005.
Irmgard is survived by her children, Elke Hoffmann and Dean Hoffmann; her grandchildren, Barry Hoffmann and Megan Hoffman; her sister, Gertrude (the late Hans) Waibel; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband, Heinrich.

Private services were held.

Mueller Funeral Home of Cedarburg assisted the family.  For online condolences, please go to