Thomas Martin Hopkins ’73 Obituary and Services

The Leo Alumni Community is saddened by the loss of Tom Hopkins at an early age.  Tom was a Leo supporter through both his presence and his deeds, a loyal attendee of the School basketball games and other School and Alumni functions, he also gave to the School in many ways. His obituary follows.


Thomas Martin Hopkins “Hops”, age 58, of the Mt. Greenwood/Beverly neighborhood. Suddenly March 26, 2014. Loving husband and best friend of Margie (nee McCormick). Loving father of Tommy, Martin, Liam and Annie. Devoted son of Mary and the late John P. Hopkins. Dear son-in-law of Joe and Marge McCormick. Devoted brother of Jack (Karen) Hopkins, Mary (John) Dunneback, Eileen (Jeff) Drenovsky, and Jim (Mary) Hopkins. Kind brother-in-law of Mary McCormick, Joanne (Larry) Schiavone, Kevin (Shannon) McCormick, Judy (Tim) Ward, Tommy, Danny (Carol), Patrick (Diana) and the late Joe and Timmy McCormick. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews. He will be missed by many, many, many friends. Owner of J. P. Hopkins Sewer Construction. Lifelong member of Plumbers Union Local 130.. Proud alumnus of Leo High School, Class of 1973. Honorary alumnus of St. Rita of Cascia H.S. Member of St. Cajetan’s Mens Club. Visitation Sunday 2-9 p.m at St. Rita H.S. Shrine Chapel, 7740 S. Western Avenue. Family and friends will meet Monday for Mass of the Resurrection 10:30 a.m. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital would be appreciated. Arrangements by Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home. 708-857-7878

Thomas Martin Hopkins '73

Thomas Martin Hopkins ’73

Sunday, Mar. 30, 2014
2:00 PM – 9:00 PM
St. Rita H.S. Shrine Chapel
7740 S. Western Avenue
Funeral Mass
Monday, Mar. 31, 2014
10:30 AM

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