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Philip M. Hopp

July 13, 1940 ~ February 23, 2019 (age 78)

Philip Michael Hopp formerly of Ridgewood, NY

Philip Michael Hopp, 78 of Chester Springs, PA died Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Chester County Hospital in West Chester.

He was the husband of Catherine Werner Hopp.

Born July 13, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Philip Hopp and the late Frances Kossmann Hopp.

Philip was born in Brooklyn, NY and raised in Ridgewood, NY where he was a NY City Police Officer for 19 years. After retirement he then taught history at the Christ the King High School for 10 years.

Philip served in the United States Marine Corp from 1958 to 1964.

Golf was his passion along with cooking. He enjoyed the horses and going to the casino with his wife.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children Philip C. Hopp, Gregory Hopp (Phyllis), Matthew J. Hopp (Nancy), Jennifer Miele (Michael), grandchildren, Gregory Patrick Hopp, Michael Hopp, Saoirse Hopp, Madison Miele and Samantha Miele.

Relatives and Friends are invited to his visitation on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc. 410 North Church Street, West Chester, PA 19380, 610-696-1181, His Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30am on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at St. Pancras Church, 72-22 68th Street, Glendale NY 11385.

Interment will be in St. John's Cemetery Middle Village NY.

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