George R. Hoppin

George R. Hoppin

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Death 16 Nov 2003 (aged 90)
Burial Grand Meadow, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 11561984 · View Source
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OBITUARY-
George R. Hoppin, 90, of Hayfield, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at Field Crest Care Center.

He was born Dec. 24, 1912, in Chula Vista, Calif., to Ralph and Vera (Peyton) Hoppin. He graduated from the Elkton High School in 1930 and married Myrtle Rabine in 1932. He lived in the Dexter area where he was a livestock buyer and trucker, farmer and Harvestor salesman. He then moved to Portland, Ore., and volunteered at several organizations, most recently at the Seventh Day Adventist Hospital as a leader of teen volunteers and escort for 18 years. He often served 40 or more hours per week. He was honored with a farewell open house there before moving to the Cedar Court Apartments in Adams in September 2000. In February of 2003, he moved to the Cedars of Austin Assisted Living, where he resided until entering the Field Crest Care Center at Hayfield earlier this month.

Survivors include daughters and son-in-law, Ruth (Dale) Allen, West Concord; Betty Rabine, Austin; sons and daughter-in-law, George Hoppin Jr., Austin; Bill Hoppin, Rockford, Iowa; Doug (Joan) Happin, Salem, Ore.; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Harriet Hoppin, Tucson, Ariz.; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Melvin and Bernice Rabine, Rochester.
He was preceded in death by his wife Myrtle; granddaughters, Lynn and Angela; brother, Robert; and son-in-law, Bill Rabine.

Service: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003, at Dexter United Methodist Church with the Rev. Gregory Strunk officiating.
Interment: Grand Meadow Cemetery in Grand Meadow with a graveside service at 1 p.m. Wednesday.
Funeral Home: Adams Funeral Home, Adams.


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  • Created by: K McAlister P
  • Added: 18 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11561984
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George R. Hoppin (24 Dec 1912–16 Nov 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11561984, citing Grand Meadow Cemetery, Grand Meadow, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by K McAlister P (contributor 46787693) .