Norman Darold Hoffman

June 16, 1941February 5, 2019

Norman Darold Hoffman, 77, of South Charleston, known also as “Heavy Duty” to many of his family and friends, went home to be with the Lord on February 5, 2019, surrounded by family, after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Freda Hoffman; brothers, Ken and Roger Hoffman; and sisters, Joyce Sanders and Linda Smith. He is survived by a son, Darrell Hoffman of New Orleans, LA; daughters, Donna Hoffman-Shook and Dee Riley (Mark) of South Charleston; granddaughters, Danolita Shook-Curnutte (Brandon), Shea Hoffman and Brook Keeling (Paul) all of South Charleston and Sarah Hoffman of Orlando, Florida; grandson, Ozzy Souder, of South Charleston; sisters, Carol Dudley (Dave) of Hurricane, Connie Hawkins (Charlie) of Clarksburg; brother, Steve Hoffman (Ella) of South Charleston; great-grandchildren, Jocelyn, Dexter, Kylie and Jackson Curnutte, all of South Charleston; and several nieces and nephews. Norman graduated from South Charleston High School and retired from Krogers with over 25 years of service as a truck driver. Prior to working for Krogers, Norman drove tractor-trailer for several independent companies, and drove a bus for Charleston Transit. He was a Master Mason at Dunbar Lodge No. 159 AF&AM. Norman enjoyed many years of golfing, fishing and hunting before he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2011. He enjoyed going to the movies and spending time with his family. Service will be 3:00pm Friday, February 8, 2019 with Masonic Rites at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Chapel of Peace, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 with Pastor Brad Joseph officiating. Private Entombment will follow. A gathering of family and friends will be from 1:00pm-3:00pm Friday in the Mausoleum Chapel. Tyler Mountain Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Condolences may be sent by visiting


  • Visitation Friday, February 8, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 8, 2019

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Martha Hudson

February 7, 2019

Sending my condolences to all of Norman's family..thoughts and prayers may Norman R.I.P. . god bless

Frannie Hoffman

February 6, 2019

Norman was a Wonderful Brother In Law.... he was very kind & loving. I will always remember the beautiful memories of him. I am blessed to be part of this loving family. Much love, Hugs & prayers are with you all.

All my Love, Frannie

Janie Newhouse

February 6, 2019

So sorry for your loss. He was such a nice man. I worked at Kroger in south charleston where he delivered and shopped. Prayers for your family. He dearly loved his family

Cynthia Kirk

February 6, 2019

Donna, very sorry you lost your Father. I did not know him, but by his beautiful face, I can tell he was a loving and wonderful man and father. May God shine His light upon him. May he rest in peace.
Cindy Kirk