Donna Barbara Hopkins, age 79, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012.
Donna was born in Elliott on Feb. 26, 1932 to Erwin and Nora (McDaniel) Hunemuller. She graduated from Lisbon High School and attended Valley City State Teachers college. Caring for her family was Donna’s main hobby. She devoted most of her life to all her family members.
She is survived by three daughters, Patty Wright and husband Lonnie, Diana Silva and husband Art, Deborah McComb and husband Scott; two sons Wade Hopkins and wife Lisa, Kyle Hopkins and Shanmarie; 19 grandchildren, Leona Segura and husband Kyle, Tona Andrade and husband Justin, Koell Rios and husband Jason, Jana Wright and husband Travis Currie, John Silva and wife Vicky, Barbara Silva and husband Tom Cordova, Chris Silva and wife Alicia, Melanie Fuqua and husband Scott, Jason Silva, Greg and wife Elizabeth Blakley, Brandon, Blakley, Brittany McComb, Kimberly Anderson, Wade Hopkins, Jr., Luke Hopkins, Nicole, Krystal, Kayla and Kaytlin; 23 great-grandchildren, Evanne, Macen, Chase, Sienna, Shae, Tayler, Bryan, Lisa, Nicholas, Ethan, Amber, Braedyn, Aaron, Marissa, Vincent, Vanessa, Jacob, Jaedyn, Taeya, Jocelyn, Kaelin, Mariah, Cody; sister Vonna Hopkins, sister Norinne Laughlin, brother Richard Hunemuller and wife Evalynn.
She was preceded in death by her husband,Merlyn in 1989.
Funeral services were held on Jan. 19, 2012 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Albuquerque.
Interment to follow at Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque.