James R. "Bobble" Lopp, 79, of Coatesville, passed away Oct. 28, 2013, at home. |
He was born in Thomasville, S.C., to the late Eugene Lopp Sr. and Sarah S. Richardson Lopp and the husband of Gayle Wool Lopp.
A Korean War veteran, he served in the U.S. Air Force until he was honorably discharged in 1956.
James had been employed with the City of Coatesville for 10 years.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge 151 and the VFW 2404 in Coatesville. A three-sport athlete, he was inducted into the Coatesville Hall of Fame in 2002.
He is survived by his wife, Gayle Wool Lopp of Williamsport; children, Jamel Lopp, Travis Montgomery, Susan Jones, Cheryl Jones and Jessica Heller, all of Coatesville, Eric Lopp of New York, and Shaun Lopp and Christine Lopp, both of Downingtown; one sister, Nancy Lopp Cheung of Coatesville; 21 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at First Apostle FBH Church, 705 E. Chestnut St., Coatesville. Visitation hours are from 9 to 11 a.m.
Burial with military honors will be held in the Rolling Green Memorial Park, West Chester.
For more info, please visit www.wrightfuneralservices.com.
Published in Daily Local News on Nov. 3, 2013