David Michael Hopper
August 16, 1959 – July 22, 2018
A graveside service will be held for David Michael Hopper, 58, of Waldport, (formerly of North Bend) at 2:00pm Monday July 30, 2018 at Eagle Point National Cemetery, Eagle Point, Oregon under the direction of Nelson's Bay Area Mortuary.
David was born August 16, 1959 at North Bend, Oregon, the son of Ray “Red” and Wilma (Eldredge) Hopper. He was raised and educated in North Bend and graduated from North Bend High School in 1977. He enlisted in the Marine Corps and served two tours as a radio technician. After the service he continued in his profession as a radio technician working for Cubic Communications in Oceanside, California from 1985 to 1990 before returning to Oregon working in Brookings for Curry County Communications, in Coos Bay for Clackamas Communications, and then to Newport where he provided radio maintenance for the Coast Guard for 21 years. He had made his home in Waldport for the last five years.
David enjoyed Harley Davidsons, working computers, playing online video games, and his beloved dogs.
He is survived by:
Mother Wilma Hopper North Bend, OR
Sister Terry & Jamie Evans Provo, UT
Sister Lynn & Rick Yager Coos Bay, OR
Brother Wayne & Patty Hopper Central Point, OR
Brother Keith & Laurie Hopper Beaverton, OR
And numerous nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his father Ray “Red” Hopper.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson's Bay Area Mortuary, 405 Elrod Ave., Coos Bay, Oregon