Russellville Rustler of June 9, 1932
MRS. GUS HOFFMAN DIES
Mrs. Esther Hoffman, 35, wife of Gus Hoffman
of Jefferson City died at 4:00 o'clock Tuesday
afternoon at St. Mary's Hospital following an
illness of several weeks. She had been in a
serious condition and her passing was not unex-
Mrs. Hoffman underwent an operation for the
amputation of her right leg two weeks ago at
the hospital. Pneumonia developed and she
gradually declined in health until the end. She
was born in Brookfield, Mo., her maiden name
being Esher May White. She was united in
marriage to Gus Hoffman formerly of Russellville
but now of Jefferson City seven years ago. No
children were born to the union.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Hoffman is survived
by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry White of
Brookfield, and four brothers and one sister.
The bereaved husband, formerly lived here and
has many friends and relatives in this section
who extend to him their sincere sympathy.