Penny (Wall) Hoeser of Winona, age 73, died on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at Winona Health. Penny was born on November 8, 1944, in Rockford, Ill., to Woodrow and Winifred (Schafer) Wall. She married the love of her life, Philip Hoeser, in June 1965. Penny was a devoted wife and homemaker who enjoyed all the beauties of nature as an avid birdwatcher during numerous hikes, visits to the Trempealeau Wildlife Refuge, camping trips and vacations with Phil to the Porcupine Mountains. She enjoyed gardening and was a gifted baker, particularly her cakes and Christmas cookies. She was strong in her faith, believed in angels, and had volunteered for various local churches throughout the years.
Penny is survived by her children, Anthony (Angie) Hoeser of Winona, and Nichole Manning of Dallas, Texas; her grandchildren, McKenzie (Adam) Frickson of Houston, Minn., and Ava Manning of Dallas, Texas; brothers, Woodrow (Mary) Wall and Robert (Janet) Wall; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Phil; her parents; and her older sister, Beverly Stevens (Wall).
A funeral mass will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018, with visitation beginning one hour prior at the Basilica of St. Stanislaus Kostka with Msgr. Hargesheimer presiding. Please visit hofffuneral.com to view her tribute video and leave a memory.