Hopkins, Daniel Roy

Hopkins, Daniel Roy

August 29th, 2019

Peacefully at home, on Thursday, August 29, 2019, Mr. Dan Hopkins of Ailsa Craig, in his 67th year. Loving husband of Erin. Beloved father of Sandy Hopkins and Richard Falagario. Proud Grandpa of Kaleb. Sadly missed by his brothers Rick (Sue) and Bob (Marybeth), and sisters-in-law Kelly Anderson and Jan Anderson. Predeceased by his son Michael; parents Alan and Alena Hopkins; and brother-in-law Allan Anderson. A Celebration of Dan’s life will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 2:00 ~ 4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Dan are asked to consider ALS Canada, the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada or a charity of their choice.

“If I was anything in this world, I was a man of my word.”

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Chuck Daigle and Barb RosserErin and family We were shocked and so sorry to hear of Dan’s sudden passing. He was a kind and gentle fellow, always a pleasure to know and to run into here in Craig. That smile!
Storme & JackWe were so sad to learn of Dan's passing. The neighbourhood won't be the same without his friendly smile.
BreAnne BergMy deepest condolences to you Erin, Richard and Family. It definitely won't be the same without our friendly neighbour Mr. Dan the Plumber Man. Dan always had a smile on! It was a pleasure to have a neighbour like him for so many years. He will be missed!
Jacquelyn BergErin, Richard and family... please accept our heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. Dan was always there to lend an ear or give advice when I needed it. My children often discuss all the talks shared in the laneway with Dan. He was a great neighbour, a wonderful man and he will be dearly missed.
Karen DornanErin and family we were saddened to hear of Dans passing. He truly was an role model an mentor to Michael giving him his first start in his plumbing apprenticeship which is still his profession today. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time. Jim and Karen Dorman
Ken & DinahOur most heartfelt condolences to the family. May Dan RIP
Bart CassinErin, My sincere condolences on the sudden loss of Dan. I' will miss my fishing buddy, my lunch partner, and the best plumber ever. May he rest in peace and may there be many fish for him to catch on the other side. Sincerely, Bart
Steve and Christine KnottSo very sorry to hear of Dan’s passing Erin. Our deepest condolences. Steve and Chris Knott
Joan and Emmet LecompteHi Rick and Sue: our condolences to you on the passing of your brother (in-law). We know this is a difficult time for you. Hugs to you both
Lynn and Ralph OliverErin and Family We were so sad to hear of Dans passing. He was an amazing man and will be missed by so many. Heartfelt condolences . Lynn and Ralph
Mark PatersonErin I'm so sorry for your loss. My family and I are thinking of you.
Amy MooserDear Erin, I am so sad to hear of Dan’s passing. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Lots of love, Amy
Elisabeth Pellmann WebbErin, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. I know that this is a very difficult time for you and your family, and I pray that you will be comforted. My heartfelt sympathies for you and yours.
Joyce FranklinErin, I am so sorry to hear of your husband's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts today.
Lynne & RosenaErin. We are so, so sorry to hear about Dan's passing. My last visit with him he was sitting on the floor with our big ginger cat smiling from ear to ear. Such a kind and gentle man. We consider you family. We are sending lots of love and hugs your way.
JUDY and Don RamseyOur deepest sympathies to the family he was a good man
Sam KonkleDan was one of my favorite people. I will forever miss his calm, loving nature. I always looked forward to work day with Dan. He was like a father to me in my career. Dan will always live on in our memories. I know Dan is helping someone out right now wherever he is. Don't work too hard my dear friend!
Alan PhillipsOur deepest sympathy he was a great friend in our younger days as one of the. Nilestown boys!
Brent & Kim DrewWe are so sorry for your loss Erin & family. Dan was such a kind, caring and giving guy. We will miss his smiling face and chats when we met on the street or when he came over to ensure our plumbing was top notch. Hugs!
Hema Kaura, Amit, Rohin and AshaOh Erin. We are so sorry for your loss. We are here for you and we are thinking of you often.
Michael KishI am so sorry to hear this news, ... Dan was a friend in public school and high school. It has been many years but the memories of Dan are all happy ones. Dan will be missed, ...
John & Jane FonesErin. I was so sorry to hear about the passing of Dan. He was a wonderful friend and a fantastic trades partner. I will miss our lunches together and also miss him on the many jobs we worked on together. May you rest in peace my dear friend.
Jeremy GroenendykDear Erin and family, It was such a shock to hear that we wouldn't see that happy go lucky smiling face of Dan in person around the Kanagio Yacht Club anymore. He will be sadly miss as a friend and mentor to many. Our deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time and we are always there if you need anything. Love Jer and Landi
Jules Morgan So very sad and shocked to hear of the passing of Dan. My heart goes out to you Erin and the rest of the family. Love and Peace! Jules
Marian HudsonAs a retired employee of B&B Distribution I had many occasions to deal with Dan. He was very much an honest and good man. My condolences to the Hopkins family.
Phill WeaverI had the opportunity to work with Dan many times, he was a man of honesty, integrity and good gentle nature. He will be missed! Rest In Peace Dan
Carolyn and Tony TheunissenDear Erin and family, we are very saddened to hear of Dan’s passing. He is one of the first people we met at KYC. He made us feel welcome and was a great mentor. We will miss his chats and smiling face. Please accept our deepest condolences. Carolyn and Tony
Neil Duggal and Louise Raymond. Dear Erin and Family Louise and I were heart-broken when we heard the news. Dan was a very special person that was always ready to help a friend. His big smile and genuine kindness will be greatly missed. Our deepest condolences to the entire family. Louise and Neil
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