Cory Allan Hoffman, 18, of Elk River

Cory Allan Hoffman, 18, of Elk River, died unexpectedly Sunday, July 31, 2011, in St. Charles, Ill.
He was born Sept. 27, 1992, in Coon Rapids. He attended St. Andrew’s Catholic School, Salk Middle School and Elk River High School, where he graduated this past spring. Cory was active in sports during his years growing up, beginning with soccer, football, basketball, and lastly playing rugby with the WildCats team.
Cory’s passion was making others laugh, and had a great sense of humor. His hobbies included painting, long-boarding, photography, jewelry making, playing WOW with his younger brother Logan and spending time with his many friends.
Mass of Christian Burial was Friday, Aug. 5 at the Catholic Church of St. Andrew, Elk River. Interment was at St. Andrew’s Catholic Cemetery.
He is survived by his parents, Kevin and Lisa Hoffman of Elk River and Karen and John Belich of Saint Charles, Ill.; siblings, Jared Hoffman (Janneke Schaap), Eric Hoffman (Emma Olson), Kasha Bryant, Logan Bryant, Jackson Belich, and Ellie Belich; and grandparents, aunts, uncles and many cousins.