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Deward Dellacroix Hopkins
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1905
Joseph
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Death: Oct. 24, 1986
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Deward Dellacroy Hopkins passed away October 24, 1986 at his Salt Lake City home.

Born February 26, 1905 in Joseph, Utah to Minnie Gilbert and Charles Hopkins.

He married Anna Lou Brockbank April 5, 1931, with rites later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple.

He graduated from the Delta High School, worked for the Bank of America in Los Angeles, the returned to work for the Salina National Bank.

He became employed with the Magic Chemical Company of Salt Lake in 1936, and was associated with that firm up until his death.

During World War II, he was Executive Secretary for the Utah Department of Agriculture. He was a long time member of the Salina Lions Club, and was an avid sportsman, with a great love for the mountains and parks of Utah.

He is survived by: his wife, Anna Lou; sisters, Olive Bracket and Janice Borchert, both of Salt Lake; a daughter, Jenniece Schilling of Salt Lake; sons, Charles Hopkins of Portland, Oregon and Kendall Hopkins of Salt Lake; two granddaughters and three grandsons.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 28, 1986 at 1 p.m. at Larkin Sunset Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 2350 East 1300 South, where friends may call Monday 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday one hour prior to the service.

Interment at the Salt Lake Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions should be made to American Cancer Society, 610 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84111.

Salt Lake Tribune, October 25, 1986
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Sidney Hopkins (1878 - 1959)
  Minnie Minerva Gilbert Hopkins (1881 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Louisa Brockbank Hopkins (1907 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  Charles Albert Hopkins (1936 - 2013)*
  DeAnne Hopkins (1940 - 1940)*
  Michael Kent Hopkins (1941 - 1941)*
  Shirley Ann Hopkins (1943 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Iva M Hopkins Bryant (1902 - 1954)*
  Deward Dellacroix Hopkins (1905 - 1986)
  Grace I. Hopkins (1907 - 1935)*
  Janice Ludeen Hopkins Borchert (1909 - 1995)*
  Olive Mary Hopkins Brackett (1914 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: B_CA_4E2R_W_4
 
Maintained by: Jeffrey Hopkins
Originally Created by: Bonnie Huish
Record added: Oct 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30415864
Deward Dellacroix Hopkins
Added by: Judie Latshaw Huff
 
Deward Dellacroix Hopkins
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