Alan J. Hopkins

1947 ∼ 2018

Alan J. Hopkins

Alan J. Hopkins, 70, of Mashpee, passed away peacefully, after a long illness, at Bourne Manor on April 5, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Virginia “Ginny” Hopkins and son of the late Norman and Lillian Hopkins.

Born in Providence, RI Alan graduated from Coventry High School. He served in the United States Marines during Vietnam. He received his USMC Marksmanship Badge, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and Vietnam Campaign Medal. He worked as a Bosun at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute for 20 years. He enjoyed automobiles and computers. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather and will be dearly missed by all who loved him.

In addition to his loving wife Virginia of 21 years, Alan is survived by his children, Alan Adoian, Corey and Daniel Hopkins, his step son Daniel Solomon, 2 Brothers, Bruce and Robert Hopkins, and many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A committal service will be held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne on Thursday May 31, 2018 at 10:30am. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA, 01701.

Veteran of the marines

Burial/Interment

Thursday, May 31, 2018 | 10:30 AM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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Donations

American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA, 01701.

Alan J. Hopkins

1947 ∼ 2018

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