Donald Arthur Hoefling1

M, b. 2 March 1926, d. 26 June 2001

Reference IDs

  • 00002.A
Don Hoefling, ca 2000
     Donald Arthur Hoefling was born on 2 March 1926 at Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, son of Phillip George Hoefling and Julia Louise McGowan.1 Donald Arthur Hoefling was graduated in June 1944 at Saginaw, Michigan.1 He served in the US Navy in WW II, as a Signalman 3rd class (SM 3/C.)1,2,3

Donald Arthur Hoefling married Donna May Kyes, daughter of Lyle Don Kyes and Willina Murray, on 15 August 1958 at Saginaw, Michigan.1 Donald Arthur Hoefling was widowed on 27 September 1993 at Prescott, Ogemaw, Michigan, at age 67.1

Donald Arthur Hoefling died on 26 June 2001 at West Branch, Ogemaw, Michigan, at age 75.4 He was buried on 30 June 2001 at Oakwood Mausoleum, Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan.2


cen.19 April 1930Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan5
cen.13 April 1940Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan6
res.between 1996 and 2001Prescott, Ogemaw, Michigan, at his death2,7
Last Edited=21 Jun 2015


  1. [S1] Louise Andrews and Jean Hoefling DeLeon, Hoefling Family Tree.
  2. [S25] Donald Hoefling obituary.
  3. [S10] Personal knowledge of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, WA), Informants: Barbara Zanzig, from photo of his memorial stone at Saginaw WW II Veterans Memorial and Internet research.
  4. [S24] "Public Libraries of Saginaw Obituary Index", Donald A. Hoefling entry.
  5. [S150] 1930 US Census, Michigan, Saginaw Co. T626_1023, Provo, Utah, USA, Philip G. Hoefling, 3230 Court St., Ward 20, Saginaw City, 73-57, 26A (44) (image 51/55), 606, 622, viewed 3 Feb 2017.
  6. [S350] 1940 US Census, Michigan, Saginaw Co. Roll T627_1814, Provo, Utah, USA, Julia Hoefling, 3232 Court, ward 20, blocks 174-175, Saginaw, 73-68, 13B (Anc. image 26/50), , 297, 26 Jul 2012.
  7. [S178] Saginaw News, ca 20 Dec 1996.