William John Hofeldt, Jr.

December 12, 1932 - April 20, 2020
William John Hofeldt, Jr.

William John Hofeldt, Jr. 87 of Wilmington passed away Monday, April 20, 2020 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Born in Brooklyn, NY on December 12, 1932 the son of the late William John Hofeldt and Lillian Naas Hofeldt. A veteran of the United States AirForce, he was a Professional Photographer by trade. He and his wife wife Nicolina lived in Dingmans Ferry, PA for many years before retiring to Wilmington. He enjoyed watching the Jets play football, and loved a good round of golf.

Surviving are his wife Nicolina Rose Correra Hofeldt of the home, son William J. Hofeldt, III and wife Debbie of Ravenna, Ohio, daughters Laura H. Conklin and husband Marcus of Wilmington, Susan H. Gable and husband Steven of Digmans Ferry, PA., and Jamie H. Linehan and Fiance’ Chuck Lowe of PA. Seventeen Grandchildren, Ten Great-Grandchildren.

A service will be held 12:00 PM Monday, July 19, 2021 at Coastal Carolina Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville NC. Military Honors will be the United States Airforce.

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  • April 24, 2020
    Jamie Linehan says:
    Dad I love you so much and miss you everyday. There is not one second of the day that you’re not on my mind. I will never forget the last conversation we had, the words you said that touched my heart. Thank you for loving me. You were an amazing father. Rest In Peace daddy. Love, Jamie

  • April 24, 2020
    Frank Zangara says:
    Bill very sorry for your loss, Your in our thoughts and prayers, Frank and Vikki

  • April 25, 2020
    Susan says:
    To my dad! I will missed you every day ! My heart will always have a piece missing, till we meet again. Rest In Peace. Forever your loving daughter Susan

  • April 25, 2020
    Mike Correra says:
    Aunt Nicki, Billy, Laura, Susan, and Jamie...I'm very sorry for your loss! We have been continue praying for you and your always in our thoughts. We will miss Uncle Bill! Love you all!!! -Mike

  • May 23, 2020
    MARCUS CONKLIN says:
    BILL'S PICTURE WITH THE BEER WAS HIS 87TH BIRTHDAY @ TEXAS ROAD HOUSE WITH HIS WIFE NIKI, DAUGHTER LAURA, SON INLAW PONCHO CONKLIN .LAURA AND I TOOK BILL OUT FOR HIS BIRTHDAY . I KEPT ORDERING BILL BEERS . AS YOU CAN SEE WITH THE SMILE ON HIS FACE BILL WAS HAVING A GREAT TIME . BILL WE ARE GOING TO MISS YOU COMING OVER FOR DINNER, PLAYING PHASE-10 KIDDING WITH EACH OTHER . THINGS WILL NEVER BE THE SAME WITHOUT YOU HERE . WE LOVE AND MISS WILL MISS YOU FOREVER .