Plymouth - James Allen Hoopman, 73, of Plymouth, passed away on December 19, 2020 at Pine Haven Christian Home in Sheboygan Falls.
He was born in Sheboygan on May 2, 1947, a son of Verna (Nonhof) and the late Alvin Hoopman.
Jim attended Sheboygan grade schools and graduated from Sheboygan South High School in 1965. Following high school, he received his electrical degree from LTC. He worked for over 40 years at Alliant Energy (WI Power and Light) until his retirement.
On October 25, 1975, he married Deborah Landers at Bethany Reformed Church in Sheboygan.
Jim enjoyed hunting, fishing, trap and skeet shooting, gardening, and tinkering around the house. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Deb, and their two sons: John (Robin) Hoopman of Plymouth, and Beau (Morgan) Hoopman of Madison; and six grandchildren: Johanna, Josefine, Rheinhardt, Rhys, Braam, and Leland.
Jim is further survived by his mother: Verna Hoopman of Sheboygan; brother: Robert (Phyllis) Hoopman of Plymouth; two sisters: Lynda (Steve) Luedtke of Muskego, and Beth (Russell) Allen of Random Lake; two sisters-in-law: Beth (Ricky) Raeder of Sheboygan, and Kelly (Mark) Crary of Elkhart Lake; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, and parents-in-law: Gregory and Donna Landers.
Following Jim's wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Jim's name for Bethany Reformed Church of Sheboygan.
The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit www.suchonfh.com
The family would like to send special thanks to the staff of Pine Haven, for the wonderful care and compassion given to Jim during his time there.
Published by Sheboygan Press from Dec. 23 to Dec. 27, 2020.