March 4, 1969 – February 20, 2022
Curtis Gene Hoffman Jr. (Maiingan) “The Wolf”, age 52 of Minneapolis journeyed to the Spirit World on Sunday, February 20, 2022 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.
He was born on March 4, 1969 in Minneapolis, Minnesota the son of Curtis Hoffman Sr. and Marlene McKenzie and grew up in Northern, Minnesota.
He enjoyed playing Keno at The Casino.
Curtis worked as a cook in Thief River Falls at 7 Clans Casino. He was also a cook at the Poodle Club in Minneapolis.
He traveled back and forth to Northern Minnesota and Minneapolis throughout his life.
Survived by his children: Curtis Hoffman III, Cory Hoffman, Cathy Bruce-Hoffman and Coda Smith-Hoffman; six grandchildren: Dalton, Cory Jr., Octavion, Mary, Dannette and Jersey; his mother: Marlene McKenzie; sisters: April Hoffman, Charryse Hoffman and by a brother: Christopher Hoffman; ex-wife: Cheyenne Martin; special friend: Roseann Spears; aunts: Roberta Jones and Rosalie Kier; nephews, nieces and by many cousins.
He was preceded in death by a son: Cotee DeFoe, his father Curtis Hoffman Sr., uncles William Mountain and Charles McKensie, paternal grandparents Taft Hoffman and Pearl Hoffman, aunts Cynthia Sayers, Rita Martinez, Danette Bruce, baby son Douglas Hoffman