Charlotte E. Hoefflicker, 93 of Winamac, passed away Friday, February 2, 2024. She was born October 28, 1930, in Gary, IN to the late William James Gray and Ida Mary (Roberts) Gray. Charlotte graduated from Merrillville High School, and made her career as a Librarian with the Lake Station Community Schools. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Winamac, Order of the Eastern Star, and the Lady Lions of Gary. Charlotte loved to read and spend time with her family. She also enjoyed feeding the hummingbirds at her home, and going fishing. Charlotte will be remembered for her wonderful sense of humor, which she passed along to her children, and her strong-will and determination throughout life’s challenges. She will be dearly missed.
On July 21, 1951, Charlotte married James E. Hoefflicker, who preceded her in death in 2001. She is survived by their children: Marilyn (Jerome) Steffus, Richard (Ginger) Hoefflicker, and Jim (Lisa) Hoefflicker, all of Valparaiso; grandchildren: Heather (Brian) Sweeney, Kelly Steffus, Marsha (Fiancé Dave) Hoefflicker, Roger (Stacy) Hoefflicker, Will (Mary) Hoefflicker, and Kacie (Dusten) Kohler; great-grandchildren: Kyle Sweeney, Kaitlyn (Nathan) Lowe, Alyssa (Shamas) McKee, Alex Sweeney, Brandon (Allyssa) Hoefflicker, Nicole Hoefflicker, Madison Sweeney, Samantha Duncan, Charlotte Duncan, Ryan Hoefflicker, Dalton Duncan, Sarah Duncan, Zayden Kohler, Mikah Kohler, Dean Hoefflicker; and great great grandson, James Lowe. She was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Gray; grandson, Joseph Hoefflicker; and dog, Duke.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2024, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Road, Valparaiso, with a funeral service beginning at 12:00 PM. Burial will follow at Angelcrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Winamac, 77 E. 50 N., Winamac, IN 46996.


Charlotte will be missed by many. -Kelly Martin 

Very sorry for your loss, but I know you will have plenty of good memories off the top of my head Jimmy do you still get to reset all of those clocks twice a year. love and miss you guys. -Linda Ross 

I was so sorry to hear about Charlotte. I really enjoyed her the last year, and I will miss her. -Crystal CNA @VSV

What a great lady... I always enjoyed being around her. I truly admired her. I know you will miss her dearly Charlotte and Mr Hoefflicker made working at Edison a good place to be. Two super people. -Geraldine Mitchell

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