Carol Loser Hofer, age 92, life long resident of Elwood, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at Elwood Health and Living.
She was born in Elwood on January 10, 1930, to the late Walter and Audrey (Parker) Loser.
Carol worked numerous jobs around Elwood, Mangas Cafeteria, Ex Cello, Hallmark mainly as a waitress because she loved to talk to people. She was that Social Butterfly, didn't meet a stranger. She enjoyed shopping known by her family as the Fashion Queen. She looked forward to her trips to Florida, fishing and ballroom dancing. Most of all she loved cooking, taking care of her home and family.
Carol is survived by loving children, daughter, Bonnie Brown of Elwood, IN; sons, Brad (Donna) Skillman of Pittsboro, IN and James (companion Denise Bradberry) Hinchman of Markleville, IN; 15 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; brother, Tom Loser of Dunkirk, IN; sister, Rev. Mary Hofer of Elwood, IN; and several nieces and nephews.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Diana Maley and son, Mike Maley.
Visitation will be Friday, April 22, 2022, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home Elwood Chapel. Funeral service celebrating Carol's life will be at 1:00 pm Friday, April 22, 2022 at Dunnichay Funeral Home with her sister Rev. Mary Hofer officiating. Burial will follow in the Elwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Carol's fur-baby, Brookie to the human society of the donor's choice.
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