The Van Wert County Courthouse

Monday, Feb. 26, 2024

Darin L. Hofacker

Darin L. Hofacker, 45, of Van Wert, passed away at 10:32 p.m. Wednesday, December 25, 2019, at his home after a courageous battle with colon cancer.

He was born August 7, 1974, in Van Wert, the son of Ray Hofacker, who survives in Van Wert, and Nancy (Workinger) Hofacker, who preceded him in death. On March 24, 2006, he married Aimee Pontius, who also survives in Van Wert. 

Other survivors include a son, Darin (Britney) Hofacker Jr. of Van Wert; two daughters, Jaylan (Tyler Huffman) Hofacker of Wren and Arber Hofacker of Van Wert; one granddaughter and two on the way.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 3, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory in Van Wert, with the Rev. Terry Martin presiding. 

Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday, January 2, at the funeral home. 

Preferred memorials: To the family for final expenses.

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POSTED: 12/30/19 at 4:04 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries