Obituary for Joan Keller Hopkins

Joan Keller Hopkins, 92, passed away peacefully on June 11, 2022.  Joan was born April 12, 1930 in Syracuse, New York.  She was the only child of Florence and Joseph Keller.  Joan was preceded in death by the love of her life, Christopher James Hopkins.

Joan and Chris raised seven children; Joel Salmon (Davis), Tiff Hopkins (Mary), Kelly Hopkins (KJ), Nick Hopkins (Frances), Tracy Tirelli (Tommy), Kitty Arena (Nick), and John Hopkins (Rhonda).  Joan was Grammy to her 15 grand-children and 9 great grand-children.

Joan graduated from Marymount College in Tarrytown, New York.  She was an avid golfer having memberships at Cavalry Club in Manlius, New York and Foxfire Village, where she resided for many years.  She loved to socialize with anyone willing to have a conversation.

Interment will be private at a later date.

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Service arrangements are entrusted to Boles Funeral Home.

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