Lori J. Hoffman, age 47, of New London, formerly of Manawa and Wau-paca, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at her residence. She was born on December 1, 1963 in Waupaca, daughter of Donald and Rosella (Beyersdorf) Scott. Lori attended Manawa Schools. She loved fishing and tubing down the river. She is survived by her parents; children: Scott Sprenger Jr., Manawa; Kyle Sprenger, New London; Crystal Sprenger, Waupaca; Drew Dietz, Waupaca; Alyson Hoffman, New London; 3 grandchildren: Domonick Sprenger, Brayden Sprenger, Izaya Currie; 2 sisters: Cheryl Miller, Waupaca; Connie (Steve) Klemes, Waupaca; her fiance Scott Tschurwald, also nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her brother Gary and sister Roxie. A gathering of family and friends was held on Friday, March 25, 2011 from 4-7 p.m. at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Funeral Home in Manawa. A private graveside service will be held later in the spring.