Condolence & Memory Journal

Lou and Audrey
I am so sorry. While I lost touch with MJ many years ago, I never forgot her. She was a great friend

Posted by Todd Wyett - Charlevoix, MI   September 05, 2017

Dear Jane, Lou and Audrey,
I was so sorry to hear of MJ's passing from Paul Ochs. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

Posted by Andrea (Bassett) Smith - Pasadena, CA   August 25, 2017

Dear Jane, Lou and Audrey,
My heart goes out to you for your great loss. There is a palpable unfairness to this. As with others who have commented, I can't help but think of M.J. in association with our idyllic summer lives in Milton and out at the Hoosic Club. M.J. was such a vivid and vital part of that. I specifically remember M.J. as the kind of truly delightful person that most of us rarely encounter during the course of our lives. Thinking of you.

Posted by David J. Wallace - Brunswick, ME - Family Friend   August 22, 2017

Jane, Lou and Audrey
I'm so so saddened to hear of the passing of MJ. It seems like just yesterday we were all at the Hoosic club family night. We all shared some good times together. I will fondly remember MJ always.

Thinking of you all.

Posted by Lawrence Block - Villanova, PA   August 21, 2017

Audrey, Lou and Jane,
So saddened to hear of your loss. Some of the best memories are of the summer days at the Hoosic and the Hoffman family. Sincere condolences.

Posted by Dan Sarno - Philadelphia, PA   August 13, 2017

Lou, Audrey, Jane
Well I'm very saddened to hear about MJ, honestly it doesn't seem possible. Her quiet kindness was always a joy (nonetheless I remember a time or two where she got the upperhand in an argument with Lou). Regardless of how cloudy the day, and in many ways, your home on School st was a pleasant reprieve from the everyday, not the least of which was your sister's soft spoken, gentle and enigmatic presence. (and Audrey's rice krispy treats).

With the Warmest of Memories
My Deepest Sympathy,
Andrew Grace

Posted by Andrew Grace - Strafford, VT   August 11, 2017

Lou, Jane, Audrey and family, I am so, so sorry to hear this news. All my deepest sympathies. Flynn

Posted by Flynn Monks - Arlington, MA   August 11, 2017

Lou, Jane and Audrey - Heartbreaking news about MJ. I'm so terribly sorry hear this tragic news. I will keep her and all of you in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Walda

Posted by Walda Keohane - friend   August 11, 2017

Good memories of MJ and all the Hoffmans at the MHC. Very sorry for your loss.

Posted by Maureen Delaney Bitler - Hingham, MA   August 11, 2017

Lou, Jane and Audrey...It seems like yesterday when your Mom left us too soon, and then your Dad in 2010. And now MJ passes way too young. As you probably know from Allana, I live and work in Las Vegas for the past 15 years. I won't be able to make the wake, but I extend my condolences to all of you.

Posted by MIke McOsker - Las Vegas, NV   August 10, 2017

What a sweet person! I am so sorry, Jane, Lou and Audrey. With love and thoughts, Sheila Monks

Posted by A friend   August 10, 2017