Thayne Hardee Hopkin was born on March 18, 1948 to Harold (Whitey)
Hopkin and Alyce (Hardee)Hopkin in Lovell, Wyoming. He left this world at
age 71 on January 29, 2020. Though he would have preferred to go with a
fishing pole in hand, he went while watching the fish as he was snorkeling
in the Caribbean.
Thayne and Brenda were married on December 17, 1969 in the Salt Lake
Temple. They just celebrated their 50th anniversary surrounded by all their
children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Thayne was a friend to all and was happiest in the service of others. He
served faithfully in many callings for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-
Thayne enjoyed fishing, taking his boat out on the water and most of all
spending time with his family. He is survived by his mother Alyce, wife
Brenda (Walker), mother in law Billie Walker, his children Kurt (Leslie),
Phillip (Mindi), Trevor (Brenda K.), Michelle (Mark), Kent (Emilee), Kevin
(Karleah), 30 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren. He is preceded in
death by his father Whitey and father in law Richard Walker.
Services will be as follows:
Viewing on Monday Feb.10, 2020 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-
Day Saints Chapel 527 West 7th Street Powell, Wyoming 82435 From
10:00-10:50am with a Funeral Service to follow at 11:00am
Interment will be held at the Penrose Cemetery in Penrose, Wyoming
following the Funeral service.