Peacefully at the Kemptville District Hospital on Monday, May 28, Joe Hopkins of Spencerville, age 80. Loving husband of Sheila Hopkins (nee Black) for 58 years. Loving father of Steven at home, Paul (Nancy) of Cardinal, Dawn Delaney (Kevin McAlpine) of Brockville and Jeff (Nicki Lafontaine) of Johnstown. Dear brother of Ruth Thompson (Ray) of Kemptville, Marg Richards (Bob) of Campbellford and Esther Scott (John) of Whitby. Joe will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Brooke Merkley, Erin Merkley, Spencer Delaney, Ryan Hopkins, Haley Hopkins and Trista Hopkins. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Cardinal, on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, May 31 at 11 a.m. Donations to Kemptville Hospital would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.