Terry J. Hopkins was born July 16, 1945 in Leroy, Kansas to Hubert and Fern Hopkins. On Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at the age of 69, Terry passed away at the Kansas City Hospice House.
He served his county on active duty in the United States Navy from 1963-1966. He worked for Kansas City Power & Light for 33 years, retiring in 2006. Terry was a dedicated man who thought of his wife, Pat as his world.
Terry was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Bob; and an infant granddaughter, Kirstyn Hopkins.
He is survived by his wife, Pat of 46 years. One daughter Angela Goodnight and her husband Trent of Hudson, IA and one son, Gregory Hopkins of Kansas City, MO. Three grandchildren, Cassie Aten (Mike) of Colorado Springs, CO; Austin Goodnight of Cedar Falls, IA; and Nick Hopkins of Salem, MO.
Terry loved his family and held a special place in his heart for his children, grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He also cherished his dog, Sally.