104-Year-Old Skydiver Dies Days After Record-Breaking Jump

CHICAGO, Illinois — The adventurous spirit of Dorothy Hoffner, a 104-year-old Chicago resident who recently made headlines with her skydiving feat, was extinguished this week. Hoffner, who Guinness World Records could potentially recognize as the oldest person to skydive, was found deceased at her senior living community, Brookdale Lake View, on Monday. Hoffner, known affectionately as “Grandma” by her close friend and nurse, Joe Conant, was a vibrant and energetic woman. Conant, who met Hoffner …

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