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“My Dear friend of 26 years, I am going to miss you so much. You will always have a special place in my heart. My deepest condolences to David’s...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Karen Giobbe Carpenter - Elkton, MD

“My memories of David are fondly of living as Margaret and his neighbor for a winter in Landenburg. I always enjoyed visits with him and seeing him...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Kathryn Smith - Scottsdale, AZ

“Margaret and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you now and forever. Hadn't seen David for a while but we have been running into each other...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Donna Crossan - Kennett Square, PA

“I have so many wonderful memories of Hoppy. The first time I met him when he came to my house to go riding, at the Classless Reunion when he kept...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa Stewart Paisley

“I remember when we would all get together and play football on the acre by my parents house. Dave was a good friend. Mrs. Hopkins I am keeping you...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Janice Munday - avondale, PA

“Dear Margie and family - My heart breaks for you. I know your heartache. There are so many memories of good times years ago with Marcy, Dee and ...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Judy Young - West Grove, , PA

“Dear Margie and Family, Russ and I are sorry to hear of the death of your precious son. May your memories be a source of joy and comfort and may ...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Kilmer - Avondale, PA

“As a member of CWA Local 13101 I worked with Dave for many years. He was truly a sweet and caring person and a great friend. My thoughts and...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Sandie Taylor - Wilmington, DE

“Dave , keeping riding that Harley through the clouds . Love and miss you always..... Terry ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Terry Wilson - West Grove , PA

“Always a sweet heart and a true friend to my hubby Norman. Not too many days would go by without Norman calling Hop or vice versa. Hoppy joined us...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Tara Eggers and Norman Eggers - PA

“Hoppy had a caring heart and was always ready to talk. My thoughts and prayers to all. He was truly a good man and will be missed. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Christine Gilbert - PA - Friend

“I was in David's class' at Avon Grove High School. I had not seen him in many years until this summer. I ran into him at Jumbo Jimmy's . I am so glad...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: John "Breeding"Johnson and Valerie Johnson - PA

“Although saddened by your passing, I am glad the suffering you endured is now behind you. Your courage was inspiring, the pain was great, but it...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Patti Smith Sexton - Claymont, DE

“I'll miss him & his sense of humor very much .. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Richie Casalvera - Middletown, DE

“So sorry for your loss. Keeping your family in my prayers. ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: ann


DAVID C. HOPKINS, age 54, of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013, at his residence.

Born in West Chester, PA, he was the son of Margaret Paisley Hopkins of Landenberg, PA and the late Kenneth J. Hopkins, Sr.

David was a Lineman at Verizon in Newark, DE, retiring in 2003, after 20 years of service.

He was a member of the Avondale United Methodist Church and Chester County A.B.A.T.E.

David enjoyed riding his Harley, hunting, and being with his family and friends.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by three daughters, Nicole Harvey and her husband Sean of Strasburg, PA, Michele Hopkins and Samantha Hopkins, both of Newark, DE; one brother, Steven J. Hopkins and his wife Connie of Morton, PA; three grandchildren, Elizabeth Harvey, Chase Harvey and Madison Williams.

He was predeceased by one brother, Kenneth J. Hopkins, Jr.

You are invited to visit with David's family from 9:00 to 11:00 on Saturday morning, September 7, 2013, at the Avondale United Methodist Church, 3rd and Chatham Streets, Avondale, PA. His funeral service will follow at 11:00. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery, Route 82, Kennett Square, PA.

In memory of David, a contribution may be made to the Avondale United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 114, Avondale, PA 19311

Online condolences may be made by visiting www.griecocares.com

Arrangements by the Foulk & Grieco Funeral Home, West Grove, PA