KALIDA — Virginia Hoffman, of Kalida, will celebrate her 100th birthday March 16, 2014. Cards may be sent to her at The Meadows of Kalida, 755 Ottawa Street, Room 408, P.O. Box 388, Kalida, OH 45853.
She was born March 16, 1914 in Ottoville, to Stephen and Adeline Miehls Looser. She is the oldest of six children. Her siblings, Elinor Swint, Margie Dunlap, George Looser, Joanne Nichols and John Looser are deceased. She married Virgil Hoffman in 1937, and he is deceased.
Hoffman has one son, John; and two daughters, Jean Kohls and Marilyn Allen, all living in Columbus Grove. She has 10 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
She enjoyed traveling, fishing, playing cards, working in her yard and square-dancing. She was able to live in her own home until last year.
Hoffman is a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, in Columbus Grove.