Roger Hofer, 59, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 in Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial visitation will be held on Sunday, February 27, 2022, at Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care, 107 N. Main St., in Baxter from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. A private family burial will take place at Bethany Cemetery in Baxter at a later date.
Roger was born on April 24, 1962, in Newton to Charles and Janice (Willia) Hofer. He grew up on the family farm outside of Baxter and attended Baxter High School. After school, he joined the Navy. He served on the USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22) and was honorably discharged. After his service he returned to Iowa where he worked various jobs and started his family. Roger worked construction and had his CDL where he drove as a truck driver too. Roger married Denise Reineke on July 2, 2014. He was a member of the Teamsters. Roger's pride of his life was his family and he enjoyed spending time with them.
Roger is survived by his wife Denise Hofer; children Janell Travis, Anthony Hofer, and Dylan (Suzanne) Hofer; stepdaughter Michelle Neal; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; father Charles Hofer; brother Jerry (Lorna) Hofer; and special friend Becky Rickabaugh.
He was preceded in death by his mother and sister Kathy Williams.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.
Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care in Baxter has been entrusted with the care of Roger and his family.
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I worked with Roger as a Veteran and I was shocked to hear of his passing. Roger will be missed. Gods grace and mercy.
Ple am thinking about you all.Blushing Blossoms was purchased for the family of Roger Hofer by Leola Allen. A tree was also planted in memory of Roger Hofer
Please know I am thinking about you all.Blushing Blossoms was purchased for the family of Roger Hofer by Leola Allen. A tree was also planted in memory of Roger Hofer
I have lots of good memories of Roger growing up, we had lots of fun as young boys in school and sports.
Our deepest condolences to the Hofer Family.Florist Choice Bouquet was purchased for the family of Roger Hofer by Sincerely, Anastacio Qintero.
Suzanne, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Peace Lily was purchased for the family of Roger Hofer by JELD-WEN.