Kathleen “Kathie” Cecelia (Maltese) Hoffman, 73, Wheeling, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling.
Kathleen was born February 28, 1943 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Nicklas and Nina (Megna) Maltese. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, John Maltese and his wife Sophia Maltese of Wheeling, Frank Maltese of Wheeling, a sister Dorothy Wakim and her husband Buck Wakim of Wheeling, and father and mother-in-law, Edward and Emma Hoffman.
Kathleen is survived by her husband, Thomas H. Hoffman Sr., two children, Thomas H. Hoffman Jr. and his fiancé Patricia Thomas, and Tiffany Lee Hoffman of Elm Grove; a sister-in-law Betty Maltese of Wheeling, Don (Nancy) Maltese of Canton, OH, her loving dog “Lexie”, and three grand dogs, “Maxx”, “Mollie”, and “Bo”.
Kathie is the Assessor of Ohio County, was a member of the West Virginia Association of Assessors, and was named 2012 West Virginia Assessor of the Year.
Outside of her professional organizations, she was a member of the Elm Grove Eagles Auxiliary No. 1891, and West Virginia Congregation Sisters of St. Joseph Board Member.
Friends will be received from 4-8 pm, Friday, July 15, 2016, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Saturday, July 16, 2016, at Our Lady of Peace Roman Catholic Church, with the Rev. Dennis Schuelkens and Rev. Douglas Ondeck as co-celebrants.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions may be made to Congregation of Sisters of St. Joseph, or Our Lady of Peace School, 640 Old Fairmont Pike, Wheeling, WV 26003. Contributions may also be made online at www.TMCfunding.com.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com.