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Obituary: Ruth Landon Hoffman

Ruth Landon Hoffman died Dec. 30, 2012 while visiting her son, Bill Hoffman, and his family in Carson City. She passed quickly and in the company of loved ones at the age of 89. Ruth was born on Nov. 24, 1923 in Carlin, Nev. to Franklin Joseph Landon and Emily Jewkes Landon. She was a third generation Nevadan and lived her entire life in the West. In 1939, she married Howard William Hoffman, the love of her life. They had been married 71 years at the time of his death in 2010. Together, they raised a family of five sons, …

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