ROBERT J. HOFFMAN of Cranford on February 1, 2006 husband of 47 years to Kathleen Hoffman (nee Chandless); father of Kathleen Williamson, Elizabeth Allner, Patricia Knudsen, Robert and Christopher. Also survived by eight grandchildren and one late grandson. Funeral Mass will be on Saturday, February 4, 2006 in St. Michael R.C. Church, Cranford. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Christopher Williamson Fund, 103 Lincoln Ave. East, Cranford, NJ 07016 would be appreciated. For more information, please contact www. Grayfuneralhomes.com.