Hopman, William J. Beloved husband of Ethel (nee Harness); loving father of Gena (Bob) Olson, Cherie (Daniel) Guzman, Billy (Sandy) and George (Pam) Hopman; fond grandfather of 9; great-grandfather of 3; dear brother of Betty Hunt, Ronnie, Richie and Kenny Hopman. Memorial Mass Thursday 10:00 AM at St. George Church 6707 W. 175th St., Tinley Park. Memorial visitation Wednesday from 4:00 until 8:00 PM at Vandenberg Funeral Home 17248 S. Harlem Ave Tinley Park. Interment in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Former Chief of the Clark Oil Refinery Fire Dept. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. George Church appreciated. 708-532-1635 or www.vandenbergfuneralhome.com.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on May 12, 2013