Marguerite L. Hopwood

Marguerite L. Hopwood

Nance County, Nebraska, USA
Death 17 Dec 2010 (aged 99)
Central City, Merrick County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Fullerton, Nance County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 63037845 · View Source
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Marguerite L. Hopwood, 99, of Fullerton died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at the Central City Care Center in Central City. Maxine was born May 4, 1911, in Nance County to Herman G. And Matilda L. (Schultze) Wolters.

Maxine was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest, on Dec. 26, 1993.

Survivors are: sons and daughters-in-law, Glenn L. and Phyllis Hopwood of Palmer and Rolland E. and Margaret Hopwood of Loveland, Colo.; daughters and sons-in-law, Ruth M. and George Hagman of Broken Bow, and Patty K. and Ralph Wilhelmi of Grand Island; nine grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Marguerite grew up in the Fullerton area and attended Fullerton Schools. She graduated from Fullerton High School in 1930.

On April 8, 1931, she married Ernest Hopwood at her parents' home in Fullerton. They lived in Kearney for two years, then returned to Fullerton. Marguerite worked at the Fullerton Hospital for several years.

Marguerite was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Women's Afternoon Circle and Eastern Star, all of Fullerton. She also was a member of Royal Neighbors. She enjoyed horseback riding, her pets and sewing. She also enjoyed making quilts for her family.

Maxine was preceded in death by: her parents; husband, Ernest Hopwood; grandson, Phillip Hopwood; grandson-in-law, Kim Kelly; seven brothers; and four sisters.

Published in The Grand Island Independent on 12/19/2010

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