There will be a private family celebration of life service at All Faiths Funeral Home. The Rev. Michael McDermott will officiate.
Mr. Hoffa was born Sept. 18, 1974, at Grand Island to Gary and Kathy (Nguyen) Hoffa.
Survivors of the immediate family include his parents of Grand Island; a sister and brother-in-law, Mary and David Johnson of Chicago, Ill.
Additional survivors include grandfather, Robert Hoffa of Grand Island; his Florida “mom”, Carolyne Wine Gardener; a niece, Madalynn Johnson and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother and maternal grandparents.
John was raised in Grand Island, graduating from Grand Island Northwest High School, class of 1992. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity. John lived in Chicago and Florida. He enjoyed camping and computer games. For many years he worked as a graphic designer.
Memorials are suggested to Resurrection Catholic Church.