Obituary: Ricky Hofmann

January 6, 1961 ~ December 16, 2021

Ricky Hofmann, 60, of Sturgeon Bay, died on Dec. 16, 2021.  He was born in Marshfield, WI at St. Joseph Hospital on Jan. 6, 1961 to Dennis and Korene (Gebelein) Hofmann.  Ricky attended Marshfield and Stratford Schools.  He had been employed by Wick Building Systems (Marshfield), worked in mobile home repair, and later retired from Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay.

He was married to Melanie Gigstead who survives as do his parents Dennis and Korene Hofmann of Stratford, WI;  his daughter Krissie Krall of Stratford, WI and her children: Taylor, McKayla, and McKenna Krall; his son Matthew (Jamie) Hofmann of Hewitt, WI and their children: Ava, Emma, and Hannah Jo Hofmann; two brothers Russell (Carol) Hofmann of Marshfield and their children Kelly and John Hofmann; and Roger (Kim) Hofmann and their children: McKenzie and Alexis Hofmann.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Arlo and Lucille Gebelein and his paternal grandparents John Hofmann and Catherine Gilbertson.

No services are planned at this time.  On-line condolences may be offered at