William J. Hoppe Sr.

Nov. 22, 1930 March 15, 2010

William J. Hoppe Sr. was born Nov. 22, 1930, and passed away Monday, March 15, 2010, at the age of 79. He was formerly of North Prairie and Waukesha. For the past 30 years, he lived in Scottsdale, Ariz.

William was the dear husband of 58 years to Marion. He is survived by his children, Sharon (Robert) Esqueda of Brookfield, Wendy Lasota of Florida, Gregory Hoppe of New Berlin, Susan (Fred) Walgren of Phoenix, David Hoppe of Phoenix, Denise Hoppe of Scottsdale, Chad (Lisa) Hoppe of Scottsdale, Cynthia Hoppe of Scottsdale and Chip Hoppe of Scottsdale; a sister, Jean (Earl) Horn; and a brother, Charles Hoppe. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, William J. Hoppe Jr.

According to his wishes, William was cremated, and a private memorial was held. He served for three years in the Wisconsin National Guard.