[Photo courtesy of Spanish Valley Mortuary]

James Harold Hoffman, 77, passed away on the evening of October 12, 2015, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado.

James was born on May 16, 1938, in Moab to Dorothy and James Henry Hoffman. Throughout James’ life, he worked as a coal miner and a truck driver, and he spent a lot of time working at the Hoffman dairy farm. He was a man of many words who loved his grandchildren dearly.

James is survived by two sons: Darren and James Hoffman; and daughter Tameala Getchell. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his youngest grandson, Jay Hoffman.

James will be a man who is forever missed.

At James’ request, cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.SpanishValleyMortuary.com.