Stella E. Hofnagle (1932 – 2019)

Posted January 7, 2019

Stella E. Hofnagle was born on February 11, 1932 and died on January 5, 2019 at 10:34AM at the Lebanon Valley Home in Annville, PA. Stella was the daughter of Thomas and Mary (Deluca) Tropasso.

Stella loved to sit on her back porch and watch the birds at her feeder and watching wrestling, baseball, and football. She looked forward to going out to breakfast, visiting the Dollar Store, and The Candy Shop. Her favorite holiday was Christmas.

She is loved and will be miss by all her family.

Stella passed on this day leaving behind one sister still alive, Angeline Kimmel, formerly Angeline Tropasso, and her husband Bill Kimmel. She is survived by Fred T. Hofnagle, son, and her husband Frederick R. Hofnagle, which they would have been married 66 years on Valentine’s Day. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Brian C. Hofnagle and Chad M. Hofnagle, and her great grandchildren, Savannah 9 years of age and Connor 5 years of age. She left behind numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sisters Mary, and Theresa, and her brothers, Pete, Joe, Tony, Tom and Bob, also Dominic, the twin brother of Tony Tropasso, and his brother Frank.

A memorial mass will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11AM from Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 2596 Cornwall Road, Cornwall. All family and friends are welcome to attend. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to PA Breast Cancer Coalition, 2397 Quentin Road, Lebanon, PA 17042.

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