Traverse City Record-Eagle


January 16, 2014

Robert 'Bob' Brewington Hopkins Jr.

WILLIAMSBURG — Robert “Bob” Brewington Hopkins Jr., 71, of Williamsburg, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids. He was born on Nov. 4, 1942, in Dover, Del., to the late Robert Sr. and Ruth (Hampshire) Hopkins.

Bob is survived by his loving wife, Cynthia (Harris); sons, Robert (Kathy) and Stephen (Dona) Hopkins; daughters, Andrea (Brian) DeCook and Sara (Scott) McCloughan; grandchildren: Cyon, Amanda, David, and Christopher; Jordan and Jessica; Neil, Ken, Elizabeth, and Ben; Kylie and Kaden; great-grandchildren, Dakota and Ellie; and his brother, Richard (Gil) Hopkins of Australia.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Bob was a founding member of Harvest Bible Chapel in Traverse City. He is deeply loved by his family and all who knew him.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, at Kalkaska Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, at noon, with final visitation beginning at 11 a.m., at New Hope Community Church, 5169 Bethesda Ct, Williamsburg.

Memorial contributions may be sent to any of the following: Youth for Christ, 122 W. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001; Peacefire, P.O. Box 15309, Ft. Wayne, IN 46885; Harvest Bible Chapel Traverse City, 3104 Logan Valley Rd.,Traverse City, MI 49684.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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