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Ben Hoff III, 61, Nashville

Ben S. Hoff III, 61, died unexpectedly at his home in Brown County Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.

He was born in Culver City, Calif., to Ben S. Hoff Jr. and Robbie (Brown) Hoff of Atascadero, Calif.

Ben had a successful law practice in Nashville for 20 years and was the former Brown County prosecutor, attorney for the Town of Nashville and Brown County public defender. He was also past president of Brown County Kiwanis and a former member of the Brown County Masonic Lodge.

Ben enjoyed horseback riding, golf, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with his wife and his dog, “Adnil.”

Ben is survived by his wife, Linda Marie Hoff; son, Ben S. Hoff IV; daughter, Kaitlin Gish; stepdaughters, Sundi Sipes, Holli Gredy and Kelli Suding; one stepson, Ryan Hilbert; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He is also survived by a sister, Mary Beth Alvord of Templeton, Calif.

Ben loved Brown County and always gave back to the community of Nashville.

Friends can call Friday, Feb. 8 from noon-3 p.m. with the funeral service officiated by L.D. Campbell following at 3 p.m. at Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home, 1682 State Road 135 North, Nashville. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.BondMitchellFuneralHome.com.

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  • December 18
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 18
    Nashville Town Council
    6:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West