Hi Joyce, One little clue found in the ancestry old newspapers. Possible - Los Angeles Times 25 Nov 1938 Navy wedding, Miss Florence McNall to Lt. Caryl Jerome Hoffer USN. St.Pauls Episcopal Church, San Diego
SSDI - Florence S. Hoffer b. 15 Oct 1915 d. Dec 1992 Vista, San Diego Co, Ca SSDI - CJ Hoffer 25 Dec 1907 - 1998 Vista, San Diego Co
Looks like he was career Navy. Possible child found on Pass manifest Sept 1947 from Pearl Harbor, Hawaii to San Francisco Florence Sarannie Hoffer, 32, Patricia Ann, 6wks (probably born Hawaii) and possible marriage Patricia to Edward L Moores - 27 Dec 1969 San Diego and possible divorce 1984 in San Diego.Last address on public records had Patricia in Vista, San Diego Co.