Max L. Hoover

Published 8:41 am Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Max L. Hoover


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Max L. Hoover died on August 17, 2019 in Danville, Kentucky. Max was a World War II Army combat medic soldier. He received a bronze medal with two bronze stars in the Invasion of the Philippines. After leaving the army, he went to work as a supervisor for, Matthew’s Conveyor. In his free time, he loved to play bridge and was even a bridge life master. Max was also a member of The Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his wife, Aloma Hoover; son, Kerry B. Hoover of Danville, Kentucky; daughters, Hope Hoover-Armstead (Tim Barrett) of York, Pennsylvania and Kimberly Hoover-Eddy of Danville, Kentucky; grandchildren, Adam Hoover, Ryan Armstead, Daine Eddy, Anna Eddy, Rachael Armstead, Alexander Armstead; and three great-grandchildren.

A graveside service and burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Camp Nelson National Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by American Legion Saufley Post #18. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Stith Funeral Home, Danville. Officiating the service will be Rev. Caroline Kelly.

Memorial donations are suggested to the Humane Society of Boyle County and Heritage Hospice. The online guestbook is available at