Diane P. Hopper

Diane Phillips Hopper

63, loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, friend, and teacher passed away Wednesday, December 26th.

Diane was born on February 18, 1949 to Meredith Phillips and Carolyn (Love) Phillips. She was a 1967 graduate of Brownsburg High School. She went on to earn her Bachelor degree in education from Indiana University. She later completed three masters, in human resources, in counseling, and in education.

Diane was a dedicated educator in the Brownsburg Community School Corporation for over 37 years. She impacted many individuals throughout her long career.

She was a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority, a volunteer at Eagle Creek Park, and attended St. Augustine`s Episcopal Church in Danville.

Diane lived life as one giant adventure. She was never afraid to try new things and take on the unknown. She was one of the most selfless and magnanimous individuals.

Loved ones who survive include her husband; Daniel E. Hopper, daughters; Shannon (Derek) Walmoth, and Andrea Hopper, two granddaughters; sisters; Jeanette (Mike) Wilson, and Jan Miller, brother; Craig (Lorry) Phillips, and many nieces and nephews.

The celebration for Diane will be held on Saturday, January 5th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at St. Augustines`s Episcopal Church, 600 North Washington St., Danville, IN.

Diane requested that her remains be donated to cancer research. In lieu of flowers, Diane requested that donations be put towards the: Diane Hopper Scholarship Fund through the Hendricks County Bank and Trust or to .

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 3, 2013