In memory of

Dan Hoffard

May 20, 1954 - January 8, 2019
From: Sac City, IA
Dan Hoffard

Dan Hoffard

Born: May 20, 1954
Died: January 8, 2019
Age: 64
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   Dan Hoffard, age 64 of Sac City, IA, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at his home in Sac City.  Danny Lee Hoffard was born on May 20, 1954, to parents Don and Verlee (Mott) Hoffard in Sioux City, IA.
   Dan attended school in Sac City, and after graduating enlisted into the United States Marine Corps. where he served overseas during Vietnam as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician. He was honorably discharged in 1973.
   On May 15, 1976, Dan married Jewel Mancillas in Elk Point, SD. This union was blessed with three children: Amy, James, and Dominic. Together, they made their home and raised their family in Sac City. Dan worked in construction most of his life. He had many hobbies including collecting coins, making jewelry, hunting and fishing. He loved riding down the open road on his motorcycle and made sure he took every opportunity to do this until his health no longer allowed it.
   Dan loved his family and was especially happy to become a grandpa to his four grandsons. He was so proud of their accomplishments. Dan will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
   He leaves behind his wife of 42 years, Jewel Hoffard of Sac City, IA; children: Amy (Bryant) Clair of Sac City, IA, James (Bre) Hoffard of Lytton, IA, and Dominic Hoffard of Sac City, IA; grandsons: Brandyn, Tony, and Ryan Clair of Sac City, IA; parents Don and Verlee Hoffard of Sac City, IA; brothers: Darrell (Darcy) Hoffard of Sac City, and Ben (Dorthy) Hoffard of Sac City; sisters: Roxanne Lowe of Sac City, and Renae Hosteng of Sac City; parents-in-law Ray and Donna Mancillas of Marshalltown, IA; brothers-in-law: JR (Julie Miller) Mancillas of DeKalb, IL, and Joe (Tammy) Mancillas of  Hematite, MO; sisters-in-law Dale (Paul) Westrich of Jackson, MO, and Jennifer Knight of Jackson, MO; many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
   Dan was preceded in death by his infant grandson, Bryant Clair; mother-in-law Amy Mancillas; maternal grandparents Benjamin and Lena Mott; and paternal grandparents Donald and Marie Hoffard.

SERVICES
A Celebration of Life Gathering
2:00-4:00 p.m., Sunday
January 13, 2019
Harry Rasmussen Building
514 North 13th Street
Sac City, Iowa

Condolences

Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“Prayers for Jewel and her family for their loss”
- Tracy Foote
Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“So many memories. My sympathy to Jewel and family. Brothers and sisters. Nieces and nephews. Send love and prayers for strength and understanding. May your memories comfort you.”
- Charlene Green
Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“My prayers go out to the family for comfort and strength.”
- Connie Radke
Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“Sorry for your lost, will miss him . Dam good man”
- Oliver, Tammy Mancillas
Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“So sorry for your loss.”
- Rose Harjes
Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:38 PM
“I will miss you Dan. You were a mighty good friend to me. R.I.P.”
- Ryan Bachman
Friday, January 11, 2019 at 1:15 PM
“Thinking of you Verlee and Don. I didn't know your son but am sure this is very difficult time for you and keeping you in my prayers. Mary Ellen Hatch”
- Mary Ellen Hatch
Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:27 AM
“Our prayers & sympathy at this sad time.”
- Jan & Bill Engler
Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 9:51 AM
“Prayers for your family. ”
- Roger and Shelly Quail
Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 9:51 AM
“So sorry to hear about Danny’s passing Tinker. You are in our prayers.”
- Kathi Markel
Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 9:51 AM
“My thoughts and prayers are with Dan's family...Dan was a great friend that was always there when I needed a friend...
I will miss him so much...A GREAT MAN !!!”
- ernie vauble
Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 9:51 AM
“I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Dan. My thoughts and prayers are with you. My deepest sympathy. Linda”
- Linda Brown
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