Frank Gerald HOPPE

(Jan. 10, 1952 – Nov. 25, 2012)

Frank Hoppe passed away peacefully on November 25, 2012 at the age of 60, after an 11-month battle with cancer.

Frank was the third child born to Frank and Susan Hoppe and the oldest son. Frank is survived by his three children: Frank William Hoppe (Marni), David Hoppe (Karen), and Joanne Hewitt (Garth); his grandsons: Michael Hoppe, Jamie Hoppe, Aiden Hewitt, Kyle Hewitt, Dylan Hewitt, and Delton Hewitt; sisters: Carol Falk (Jerry), Jane Epp (Wilf); and brother, Ed Hoppe (Valerie).

Frank was predeceased by his wife Judy Hoppe in 2011, who was the love of his life, his father, Frank Daniel Hoppe in 1993, and his mother, Susan Hoppe in 2011.

The family would like to thank all of their family and friends, who supported them through this tough time and a special thanks to Rusty Reimer for being with him, holding his hand as he took his final breath. Also special thanks to the caring and compassionate Nurses in the Palliative Care Unit at Abbotsford Hospital and at Cascade Hospice who made his final days as comfortable as possible.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012 at Broadway Church, 46611 Maple Ave, Chilliwack. If you so desire, donations can be made to the Cascade Hospice.