Peter “Pete” Stuart Hoefer
Peter Stuart Hoefer, age 59, unexpectedly passed away from cardiac arrest on May 23, 2022. He is survived by his mother, Ramona Hoefer; sister, Rosemary Hoefer; longtime partner, Lisa Barker; and their children, Asani, Jayla and Bailey. Pete is also survived by Lisa’s children, Josh (Carli), Brittany, Thomas; and grandchildren, Arayah, Lydia, Kaiden, Liam, Jasiah, Caleb, Keigan, Nolan and Ariana. He was preceded in death by brother, DuWayne Hoefer; father, Walter Hoefer; grandparents, Julius and Josephine Hoefer and Harry and Alda Bailey; along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Pete was born on November 21, 1962 and graduated from Jefferson Senior High in 1981. He was in the Army National Guard and attended Alexandria Technical College. He was mayor of Carlos for several years. He worked as weekend shift lead at Brenton Engineering in Carlos.
Pete loved being a father and having a family to take care of. He was an excellent cook and hosted holiday meals and BBQ’s. He enjoyed the Vikings, fishing, golf, spending time in his garage/man cave and being the go-to guy for his mother and sister. He loved dachshund puppies. Pete was always happy to help out family. He is deeply loved and will be missed by many. Our lives will not be the same without him.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday, June 3, 2022, from 4-7 PM at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria, MN.
Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory.