Robert Phil Hopkins of Kent, Washington, was born on April 25, 1941, in North Platte. Phil passed away on March 27, 2019.
Phil was employed by Tradewell, Inc., for 17 years, and Lundsted for 15 years. He retired at the age of 57 in 1998. In addition, he was manager, with his wife, Mary Ann, of the Colony Park Apartments for 27 years.
Phil loved the start up of Little League Football in South King County. He was commissioner of the league for 12 years. He was also a lifetime member of the Elks in North Platte, and a member of Aerie One Eagles in Seattle.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond F. and Lola M. Hopkins, and seven siblings.
He is survived by his wife of 57-and-a-half-years, Mary Ann; two sons, Jeff (Denise) of Buckley, Washington, and Scott (Ginni) of Bonney Lake, Washington. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Mackenzie (David), Cody (Billie), Jill (Zack), Nicole (Cody) and Ashley (William); and three great-grandchildren, Ellie, Emma and Oliver; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was at 10 a.m., March 30, at Marlatt Funeral Home, Kent, Washington. Burial was at Hillcrest Burial Park, Kent.