ASHBURNHAM - John A. Hopkins, 48, of 74 Dunn Road, formerly of Baldwinville, died peacefully Wednesday afternoon, January 17, 2018 in Tufts Medical Center, Boston.
He was born in Gardner on September 9, 1969, son of Allen B. and Nancy J. (Ladeau) Hopkins of Ashburnham. John grew up in Baldwinville and graduated from Narragansett Regional High School in 1987. He later attended Mount Wachusett Community College.
John had worked as a automotive mechanic and most recently worked as a auto parts salesman for Advanced Auto Parts in Jaffrey, NH. He enjoyed working on model cars and particularly enjoyed working on his 1981 Firebird Trans-Am.
In addition to his parents, he leaves a brother, Christopher L. Hopkins and his two daughters, Jillian and Madison of Hadley and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10 A.M. in St. Vincent de Paul Church, 1 Forest Street, Baldwinville.
Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Baldwinville.
Calling hours in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon are Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 6 to 8 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to Gordon C. Erickson Ambulance Fund, 99 Central Street, Ashburnham, MA 01430.