Obituary: Joanne Hoffman Tanzi |

Obituary: Joanne Hoffman Tanzi

Joanne Hoffman Tanzi, 82, a resident of Minden, Nevada passed away November 2, 2011 in Reno, Nevada. Joanne was born June 22, 1929 in Healdsburg, CA to Charles and Dorthy Hoffman. She was known to everybody as “Worlds Greatest Mom” and loved all of Gods creatures. She enjoyed skydiving, drag racing, football, classic music, roller blading, ballet dancing, deep sea sport fishing and partying. Joanne was a very generous person and donated too many charities. Joanne is survived by her husband Dominic George Tanzi of Minden, her 3 children Steven (Lonna) Tanzi of Gardnerville, NV, Scott ( Juliette) Tanzi of South Lake Tahoe, CA and Michele ( Jennifer Boyd) Tanzi of Garden Valley, CA, grandchildren Dominic Jr. (Kelly) Tanzi, Scott Jr. (Stacey) Tanzi and Vinney (Sue) Tanzi, great-grandchildren Hayden, Raina, Asher, Madison, Alayna and one on the way and her best friend and dog Bella. Arrangements entrusted to Walton’s Funerals and Cremations in Gardnerville, Nevada.