TAYLOR W. "HOPPY" HOPKINS(1925 - 2014)

Taylor W. "Hoppy" Hopkins, 88, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away February 19, 2014, at NorthCare Hospice House. Taylor was born Oct. 7, 1925, in Pittsburg, Pa., to the late Taylor W. and Margaret Hopkins he was also preceded in death by an infant brother. Taylor served in the US Navy for 24 years. After his time in the Navy he worked for 25 years at TWA. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Lorene Hopkins; three sons, Douglas (Karen) Hopkins, Willis Hopkins, and Dennis (Otilia) Hopkins; grandchildren, Brandon, Chad, Erin, Dana, Carrie, Jason and Jennifer, 17 great-grandchildren and sister, Nancy May. Service 11 a.m. Monday, at White Chapel Funeral Home. Interment White Chapel Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to NorthCare Hospice. Fond memories and condolences may be left www.dwnwhitechapel.com D. W. Newcomer's Sons Funeral Homes, Cemeteries, Crematories 816-452-8419 www.dwnwhitechapel.com

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Published in Kansas City Star on Feb. 21, 2014