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Alvera "Vera" (Romensko) Hofacker

August 1, 1938 ~ January 26, 2024 (age 85) 85 Years Old
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Alvera Hofacker Obituary

Alvera E. Hofacker, age 85 of the Town of Center, WI, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 26, 2024 at Thedacare Regional Medical Center in Appleton, WI.         

She was born on August 1, 1938 in Oneida, WI, daughter of the late Walter and Ruth (Vanden Heuvel) Romenesko. On March 2, 1957, she married William G. Hofacker Jr at St. Edward Catholic Church in Mackville, WI, where they were life members.

William and Vera farmed in the Town of Center for 61 years until their retirement. Vera was known as the Matriarch of the family for the last 26 years, after her Bill passed away. She enjoyed her time with family, playing Rummikub and she played to win! Vera was a devoted wife, mother, Mimi and great grandma.

Vera is survived by her children Debbra and family: Josh (Amy), Jay and Jordan Renkens; Diana and family: Tom, Dylan and Noah Beschta; Tim and family: Deb, Brianna (Patrick), Kasey (Garrett) and Corey (Lisa) Hofacker; Tom and family: Becky, Holly (Jack), Tom Jr, Elaine and Wesley Hofacker; Chris and family: Cherie, Jamie (Jay), and Will Hofacker; Pat and family: Kay, Samantha (Ross), Alyssa (Kellen) and Zachary Hofacker; 22 great grandchildren; siblings Vern Romenesko, Jan (Ken) Frederickson, Bing Romenesko and Ivo (Laureen) Romenesko; in-laws Dave Wilson and Linda Romenesko and other in-laws.

Besides her parents and husband William Jr, she is preceded in death by one son William “Bud” Hofacker III; son-in-law Jim Renkens; her siblings DuWayne Romenesko, La Von Wilson, Butch Romenesko and Darrel Romenesko and many  in-laws.

Mass of Christian burial will be on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at 11:30 am at St. Edward Catholic Church in Mackville, WI with Father Robert Chinnapan presiding. Burial will be in the St. Edward Cemetery in Mackville, WI. Family and friends may greet the family on Wednesday, Jan. 31st from 9:30 am until the time of services at the church.

Thank You to all the Prayer Warrior’s over the years – it meant so much to her.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
January 31, 2024

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
St. Edward Catholic Church
N2926 Hwy 47
Appleton (Mackville), WI 54913

Mass of Christian Burial
January 31, 2024

11:30 AM
St. Edward Catholic Church
N2926 Hwy 47
Appleton (Mackville), WI 54913


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