Father tragically dies during memorial motorcycle ride commemorating daughter’s murder anniversary

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A tragic incident occurred during a memorial motorcycle ride in remembrance of the fifth anniversary of a murder-for-hire scheme in 2019. Timothy Hoffman, the father of Cynthia Hoffman who was a victim in the scheme, lost control of his motorcycle and passed away, leaving his wife, Barbara “Jeanie” Hoffman, seriously injured.

Cynthia Hoffman, a 19-year-old girl, fell victim to a bizarre murder-for-hire plot orchestrated by Denali Brehmer and her accomplices. This heinous crime involved Hoffman being lured to Thunderbird Falls, bound, shot, and disposed of in the Eklutna River. The mastermind behind the scheme, Darin Schilmiller, promised Brehmer a large sum of money to carry out the murder.

Following Cynthia’s death, Timothy Hoffman remained a steadfast advocate for his daughter, actively participating in the legal proceedings to seek justice for her. His sudden demise during the memorial ride has left friends and family in shock, as he was known for his unwavering support for Cynthia and his dedication to ensuring the safety of his children, who had developmental disabilities.

The tragedy of the Hoffmans serves as a stark reminder of the devastating impact of senseless acts of violence within a community. Despite the painful loss they have endured, the family’s resilience and commitment to honoring Cynthia’s memory through the memorial ride are a testament to their enduring love and strength.

As the community mourns the tragic loss of Timothy Hoffman, his legacy as a devoted father and advocate for justice will continue to live on. The impact of Cynthia’s untimely death reverberates through the family and the larger community, underscoring the need for justice and systemic change to prevent similar tragedies from occurring in the future.

In the wake of Timothy Hoffman’s passing, friends, family, and supporters are left grappling with the profound loss of a dedicated father and cherished member of the community. The memory of Cynthia’s life and the fight for justice in her tragic death will remain a poignant reminder of the importance of standing up against senseless violence and advocating for a safer, more compassionate society.