The death has occurred of

Edward J Hopkins,

Middlewood, Killea, Dunmore East, Waterford.
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
15 December 2023
Date of Funeral
18 December 2023
Funeral Venue
Holy Cross Church, Killea

Friday 15th December 2023

Formerly of Ashbrook, Ennis Road, Limerick

Predeceased by his loving wife Audrey, brothers Canon Frank and John, sisters Sr Kit, Pauline, Sophie and Mary.

Beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Edward will be sadly missed by his daughters Clare and Valerie, sons Frank and Edward, sons-in-law Tommy and Edwin, daughters-in-law Deirdre and Theresa, all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, brother Anthony, sister Margaret, sister-in-law Bridie, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May he Rest In Peace

Reposing at Thompsons Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Waterford on Monday (18th December) from 7 pm to 8:30 pm with vigil prayers and rosary at 8 pm.

House private please.

Requiem Mass on Tuesday in the Holy Cross Church, Killea at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballygunner, Waterford.

Mass will be available to view from 12 noon by following the link below. A recorded version will be available at a later time.

Edward J. Mass Link

The above link is provided and managed by an independent Media provider. The Funeral Home accepts no responsibility for its functionality or any interruption to live transmission.

Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to a charity of your choice.

Book of Condolence: A message of sympathy can be left in the condolence section below. The Hopkins family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time. Sympathy cards can be posted to Robert Thompson Funeral Directors, Barrack Street, Waterford.

Condolence Book Link

 

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    Thank you, Michael and his team was very, very nice and understanding. He worked with us, with everything we needed or questioned. He made this time of sorrow go smooth.

    Trish and Mary W

    Michael, John, Martena, Jim, Noel and John Flynn.  Thank you for all of the advice and direction you were able to give my family and myself when organizing all the funeral arrangements. From start to finish we did not have to worry about anything, you covered everything and done all with the most professional manner

    Brenda

    Words cannot express how I feel about Thompsons Funeral Home, First class, expertise, compassion and the ability to make you feel at ease at a terrible and tragic time in our life.  Michael and Martina could not have done enough, any time of the day or night. From talking to the repatriation company and getting

    A Parent

    On behalf of my entire family, we would like to extend our thanks and gratitude for arranging for our father’s final journey home. You consistently insured that all details were addressed and solved every challenge that arose. At a time of great stress, you relieved us of those heavy burdens. We cannot thank you Michael

    Walsh Family, Waterford

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    Thank you Thompsons Funeral Directors for their sensitive  and professional handing of all our arrangements. It was very much appreciated.

    Warren & Family

    Michael, I would like to thank you and your team for your care, compassion and respect that you have shown us during our recent bereavement .  We appreciate all you have done for us.

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