Blanche B. Hopper
Blanche B. Hopper, 88, of Mt. Vernon died 9:42 pm Nov. 3, 1995,
at Mt. Vernon Country Side Manor.
She was born Oct. 16, 1907, in Kankakee, a daughter of Edwin S.
and Clara A. (Yeager) Cremer. Oct. 21, 1933, in Kankakee, she
married William Clarence Hopper; he died Oct. 6, 1968.
Graveside services for Mrs. Hopper will be 1 pm Sunday at Hopewell
Cemetery with the Rev. Buss Hart officiating. Those attending the
services are asked to go directly to the cemetery on Sunday afternoon.
Per request of Mrs. Hopper, no public visitation will be held.
Hughey Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Hopper is survived by sons Jerry Hopper and wife Nancy of
Bluford and Richard E. Hopper and wife Joann of Dix; daughter
Pauline Ricchetti of Jackson, Miss.; eight grandchildren; seven great-
grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was a member of Casey Avenue Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Hopper was preceded in death
by her parents, four brothers, four sisters and one grandson.
Submitted by: Ken Richardson