Obituary: Jack Hoover, 89
May 3, 2018
Jack Hoover, 89, passed away on March 25, 2018 in Wrangell, Alaska.
He was born on June 30, 1928 in Cheyenne, Wyoming to Clark Hoover and Anna Mae Gilmore.
He spent his years on Wrangell working as a timber faller before retiring to live life at his own pace with his family and his beloved dogs. His love of fishing and hunting kept him young at heart as well as his growing family.
He is survived by: his sister, June Hoselton (M. Arnie), Arizona; sons Bill (Tammy), Ken (Kim), and Steve (Kathy); nephews Donald and Charlie Johnson; grandchildren, Deana Hoover, Kelsey Hoover, Chris Hoover, Erich Hoover, Linnea Hoover, George Hair, Megan Hair, Georgia Hair, Stephanie Hair, Jay Hair, Dave Zeibert Jr, Kreig Zeibert, Dave Zeibert III, Mary Gallington, and Kaylee Gallington; and great grandchildren, Dylan, Brad, and Skylar Hoover.
Jack's outdoor enthusiasm embodied the true Alaskan spirit and will truly be missed by all.