He was a self-employed farmer, and was of the Old Order Mennonite faith.
He is survived by his parents, Allen and Frances Hoover of Westview; three brothers, Jesse, Reuben, and Alvin Hoover; four sisters, Katie Martin (David), Nancy, Elsie, and Dorcas Hoover; and two nephews, Nathaniel and Nelson Martin.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, (October 19, 2015) at the Clearfield Old Order Mennonite Church in Leitchfield. Bishop Daniel Girod and Minister Aaron Hoover will be officiating. Burial will be in the cemetery adjoining the church.
Visitation will be in the family home at 4194 McCoy Roff Road, Westview, KY, beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday.