On January 10, 2020, Timothy “Tim” James Hoff, 77, passed away at St. James Hospital in Butte after a brief battle with cancer.
Tim was a proud veteran who served his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam era. He was also a proud member of the Butte Gem and Mineral Club and loved spending time outdoors rockhounding, camping, fishing, and gardening. He knew of no strangers, just “good friends he hadn’t met yet”.
He is survived by his son Jason, daughters Karen, Cricket, Lois, and Sheryll, his girlfriend Patricia, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and close friends and neighbors.
He is preceded in death by his parents Oscar and Anita, brother Tom, sister Diane, and daughter Annette.
Graveside Service with Military Honors will take place at 12 PM Friday, January 17th, at Montana State Veterans Cemetery in Helena, 1900 Williams St, and a visitation will be held that evening at Axelson Funeral & Cremation Services, 2009 Harrison Ave. in Butte from 4-6 PM. Donations may be made in his honor to Butte Mineral and Gem Club.
Please see below to offer the family a condolence or to share a memory of Tim. Axelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been privileged to care for Tim and his family.