In Memory

This page is dedicated to all our Gear Grinders who are doing wheelies and drag racing in a better place!!!


Butch Baird 2017
Al Flores July 2012
Wayne Malone on left and Al Flores BBQing at summer picnic.
Wayne Malone (L) Al Flores (R) BBQing
  Ray Biler April 2012
Ray Biler April 2012
Ray Biler one of our finest!
Richard Gacia
Richard Gacia March 2012
Richard "Mr. Forty" Garcia was one of the most proud and dedicated Gear Grinders you will ever find. Rest In Peace Mr. Forty! It was my privilege and pleasure to have known you!
  "Spook" Artie Lund January 2010
Spook Lund January, 2010
Halloween was your day! BOO!
"Dippy" Dan Steele
Dan Steel

Hoffmann, Wayne E.
October 17, 2008


Wayne E. Hoffmann, born July 15, 1954 in San Antonio, Texas, passed away on October 14, 2008 at the age of 54. Wayne was a graduate of McCollum High School in 1972 and the owner of Southwest Motor Company. His love of Racing and Custom Cars was evident in the work he performed at his shop, creating some very unique paint schemes and designs.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester L. Hoffmann and Margaret York Hoffmann. Survivors include his sisters: Oviedna Hoffmann and Vickie Harrison and Husband Joe Harrison, Jr.; a brother: Lamonte Hoffmann and wife Ginger; 2 nieces: Ashley Slater and Afton Hoffmann; a nephew: Joe Harrison, III; and a host of friends.

Services Visitation will be held from 5:00 - 9:00 PM on Thursday, October 16, 2008 at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South. Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 PM on Friday, October 17 at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South with interment to follow at San Jose Burial Park.

For personal acknowledgment you may sign the guest book at in the obituary section. Arrangements under the direction of: Mission Park Funeral Chapels South.

Cecil Chamberlin   Joe Carriselez
Biff Jones   David Ryan
Lewis Massengale   Henry Garner
Dale Shaw   Lynn & Denise Mauldin

We will always remember...