Robert W. “Hoppy” Hopkins
age 77 of Algonac, MI. died August 25, 2012 in the St. Johns River District Hospital. He was born January 16, 1935 in Fayetteville, NC. He married Patricia L. Stokes on January 13, 1956 in Algonac.
Hoppy for many years, was very active in area baseball, from coaching and umpiring little league games to men’s softball.
Mr. Hopkins is survived by his wife Patricia, children Roberta (Shannon) Zuck, Gail (Jeri Lootens) Hopkins, Shirl (Mark) Rohn, and AJ Hopkins, siblings Ray, Rudy, Joel, and Nancy Wanket, 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Predeceased by a daughter Kim VanLuven and a sister Vonnie Sampier.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM Tuesday August 28, 2012 in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Visitation Tuesday 1:00 PM until time of service. Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes.