STERLING – Joyce A. Hopkins, 79, of Sterling, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
She was born Nov. 20, 1934, in Sterling, a daughter of George Arthur and Helen Marie (Braitsch) Bethard. She married Clarence L. Hopkins on Oct. 23, 1955, in Sterling. She was a lifetime member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sterling.
Survivors include her husband and a sister, Audrey Dykhuizen, both of Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother-in-law.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. and the funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home, with the Rev. Leo Patterson officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling.
A memorial has been established.
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