Hoppe, Robert E. September 16, 2013, age 76 years. Preceded into Eternal Life by his loving wife Patricia. Loving father of Patrick (Rosemary) and Jon (Denice). Awesome grandfather of Shannon (Ryan Maas) Cleveland, Derek Hoppe, Joseph Perse, Madeline Hardin, Lizzy (Sean) O'Driscoll, Nick Perse, and Dolly Perse. Great-Grandfather of Jordan, Willow, Devin, Elly, Collin, Jade, Mason, and Emelia. Brother of Marilyn (Larry) Crum. Brother-in-law of Carol (Mike) Gordon. Further survived by numerous nieces and nephews, other family and friends. Complete funeral service will be held (TODAY) Thursday at St. Rita's Church, S. 61st and W. Lincoln Ave. Visitation will be held at the church from 10 AM until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM.