Glenn Hopkins, Harmon, Succumbs
Walnut: - Glenn Hopkins, 87, Harmon, died
Monday morning at Orchard Glen Nursing Home in Dixon, following a long
illness. Funeral services will be held at the Ross Funeral Home at 2 p.m.
Wednesday, with the Rev. Eugene Spradling, pastor of the First Christian
Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Walnut Cemetery. Friends
may visit the funeral home after 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Glenn Hopkins was born March 14, 1885, at Thayer
County, Neb., the son of William and Emma Anderson Hopkins. He married Mary
Jane Peach on Feb. 16, 1913. He farmed in the Walnut, Harmon area for many
Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Elwin
(Luella) Zumdahl, Mt. Morris; Mrs. Henry (Edna) Stehl, Dixon; Mrs. Anton
(Vera) Janick, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Mrs. Merle (Marylousie) Zehr,
Pontiac; one son, Clarence, Sterling; 19 grandchildren and several great
grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Oscar Hagan, Eureka, and Mrs. Nellis
Hardesty, Dixon; and one brother, Joseph, Walnut.
He was preceded in death by his wife, three
sons, four brothers and one sister.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, October 10, 1972 - Tuesday, pg 2,
submitted by Melva L. Taylor)