Husband, lover, friend, father, all the above and much more, Vernon Lee Hoopes, 67, of Mayfield, Utah, passed away July 3, 2000, at his home in Mayfield surrounded by his family.
He was born November 16, 1932, in Van Nuys, California, to Leland and Ozelma Fern Dunham Hoopes.
Vernon married Connie Amtoft, February 4, 1984, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
He is survived by his wife Connie of Mayfield; children, Dina Hoopes Dean, Lafayette, LA; Scott Hoopes, St. Petersburg, FL; Kelly Jo Hoopes Pedersen, Salt Lake City; sister, Burna Dean Gibson; father, Leland Hoopes both of Aransas Pass, TX. Preceded in death by his mother.
Graveside services will be held Friday, July 7, 2000 at 11 a.m. in the Mayfield Cemetery. Friends may call at the Ward Chapel in Mayfield on Thurs. from 7-9 p.m. Burial will be with military rites by the Oliver Russell American Legion Post #105 in the Mayfield Cemetery. Funeral directors, Magleby-Jensen Mortuary, Salina and Gunnison.