Richard A. Hoferkamp Sr.
Richard A. Hoferkamp Sr. (Cdr. USN Ret.) of Hartfield, 71, passed away at home on October 5, 2012 after a brief illness.
He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1964. He was a member and past Master of Masonic Lodge #83 AF&AM in Urbanna, and a member of Order of Eastern Star Chapter #69 in West Point.
He was preceded in death by his brother, David Hoferkamp. He is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years and best friend, Jan Hoferkamp; two sons, Richard Hoferkamp Jr. (Rachel) and Wayne Hoferkamp; a daughter, Carol Thatcher (Scott); grandchildren, Ashlee and Brett Davis, Tristan, Taylour and Macgyver Hoferkamp, and Thomas and Samuel Thatcher; and a brother, Donald Hoferkamp (Ardetta).
A memorial service will be held at Lower United Methodist Church in Hartfield at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 12, followed by a Masonic memorial service. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial gifts to Lower United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 98, Hartfield, VA 23071, or your favorite charity.
Arrangements by Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Saluda.