James Hofbauer

James “Jim” W. Hofbauer, 68, of Brookfield, died Sept. 28, 2015. 

He was born on April 18, 1947 and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was retired from ATT/Lucent and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 134. 

Mr. Hofbauer is survived by his sister, Marianne (Kevin) Hofbauer-McCoy, and his special friend, Barb Bromann. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert “Al” Hofbauer and Margaret “Marge” Hofbauer (nee Joyce); and his brother, John “Jack” Hofbauer. 

Services have been held. Interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial donations are appreciated to Adventist St. Thomas Hospice, 119 E. Ogden Ave., Hinsdale, Illinois, 60521 or to Brookfield Zoo, 3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, Illinois, 60513. 

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements