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In Memoriam - Al Hoffman, IDN-H. Hoffman

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Al Hoffman of IDN-H. Hoffman.  He was a legend in our industry and will be sorely missed.  Al was a founding member of the National Locksmith Suppliers Association, now SHDA. 

The following arrangements have been announced:

Alvin M. Hoffman, 83, beloved husband of Yetta, nee Weintraub; loving father of Laurie (Gary Rubin) Larson, Karen (David Kahl), Steven (Andrea) and Donna Jo (Alan Brownstone); devoted grandfather of Anna, Eric, Matt, Jamie, Nina, Jaclyn and Oliver; son of the late Frieda and Harold Hoffman; fond brother of the late Jerry (Maida) Hoffman; dear uncle and friend to many; a WWII Navy Veteran and founding member of The National Locksmith Suppliers Association (known as SHDA). Funeral service Thursday 1 p.m. at Weinstein Funeral Home, 111 Skokie Blvd., Wilmette. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Ben Silver Education Fund, Security Hardware Distributors Association, 180 Admiral Cochrane Drive, Suite 370, Annapolis, MD 21401. Info: 847-256-5700. You can also CLICK HERE to donate online via credit card.

We extend our deepest sympathy to the Hoffman family and to his colleagues at IDN-H. Hoffman.

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