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MARSHALL – The Christian burial mass for Gary Hoflock, 67, of Marshall will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitations will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, with a CCW Rosary at 5 p.m. and parish prayer service at 7:30 p.m. at the Horvath Remembrance Center in Marshall. Tours will continue Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Memorial Center. Interment will take place at Sainte-Clotilde Catholic Cemetery in Green Valley.

Gary passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, surrounded by his family at his Marshall residence, after a 20-year long battle with cancer. He was diagnosed with prostate cancer and under palliative care.

Gary Lee Hoflock was born July 13, 1954 to Raymond and Betty (Pope) Hoflock. He was baptized, received and confirmed at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cottonwood.

Gary was a member of the Catholic Church of the Holy Redeemer. He attended Cottonwood High School. He worked for Swift for three years, Schwan Food Company for 31 years and Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center for 16 years. He enjoyed visiting his family and friends in Arizona. Gary has also detailed cars for 30 years.

On December 1, 1973, he married Mary Kay Labat at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. The couple had two children: Brian and Christina.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kay, son Brian and daughter Christina, siblings Larry Hoflock of Sioux Falls, SD, Ron (and Karen) Hoflock of Marshall, Todd (and Jill) Hoflock of Sioux Falls, SD, Wesley (and Tammy) Hoflock of Lynd and Raymond (and Karen) Hoflock of Faribault and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

His parents died before him; Raymond and Betty Hoflock; Brother Kevin and his wife, Tammy; in-laws Henry and Emerence “Pink” Labat, brothers-in-law Howard Serreyn and Randy Picht; sisters-in-law Janet Labat, Carol Labat and Judy Labat.

Blessed be his memory. Instead of flowers, memorials preferred Avera Home Hospice.

Arrangements with

Horvath Funeral

Marshall, Minnesota



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