Ralph Henry Hopping

Ralph Henry Hopping, 81, of Kingman died Monday, Feb. 4, 2008, in Kingman. He was born May 17, 1926, in Aurora, Ind., and came to Kingman nine years ago from Texas. He was retired as an engineer from both Exxon and Santa Fe Braun. He was also retired as a major in the U.S. Army. He loved golf, skydiving, working in the yard and working at his desk in his study.

Ralph is survived by his wife, Beverly of Arizona; three sons and one daughter of California, Ron, Mike, Robert and Nancy; one son, David of Illinois; one brother, Dan of Arizona; one sister, Dorothy of California; and 15 grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, with the service at 10:30 at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home, 1701 Sycamore Ave. Interment will be at Mountain View Cemetery, 1301 Stockton Hill Road.