Ned E. Hoopingarner, age 91, passed away on September 13,2016 in Palmetto. He was born in 1924 in Indiana. Ned and his family relocated to Ellenton, Florida in 1966. He is retired from the Manatee School System. Ned is survived by seven children; Bruce (Cindy), Nancy (Wayne) Turner, Brian (Lou), Brice (Tricia), Brent (Cheryl), Barry ( Tina), and Bart (Lori); Eighteen grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and one on the way; and brother, Neil. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the
in Ned's name. Services will be private. Groover Funeral Home at Mansion Memorial Park.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Sept. 15, 2016