Margaret Paisley Hopkins

September 7, 2021 Landenberg, PA A Beautiful Smile and Extraordinary Qualities

Margaret Paisley Hopkins, age 86 of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. She was the wife of the late Kenneth J. Hopkins, whom she enjoyed 50 years of marriage with prior to his passing in 2005.

Born in 1934, Margaret resided in Landenberg, PA her entire life. She was the daughter of the late James Herchell Paisley and the late Jessie Williams Paisley.

Following high school, Margaret worked in various positions as a secretary. Her last position was a legal clerk at a law firm in Kennett Square.

She was a lifelong member of Avondale United Methodist Church. A fundamental part of Margaret’s life was serving in any way she could at the church.

Margaret enjoyed spending time working in her yard and loved to take scenic rides to Lancaster County.

Margaret was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She had a beautiful smile and many extraordinary qualities that made her special to all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

Margaret is survived by her son, Steven J. Hopkins (Connie); her sister, Lillian R. Robbins; grandchildren, Kim Deckman (Jeff), Nicole Harvey (Sean), Amy Rambo, Michele Hopkins, Samantha Sullivan (John), Gregory Hopkins and Steven Hopkins; as well as great grandchildren, Elizabeth, Chase and Madison.
In addition to her husband, Margaret was predeceased by two sons, Kenneth J. Hopkins, Jr. and David C. Hopkins; brothers, Donald, James, Joseph, Vernon and Raymond Paisley; and one sister, Faye Paisley.

Margaret’s viewing will be held on Monday, September 13, 2021 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM at Landenberg United Methodist Church, 205 Penn Green Rd, Landenberg, PA 19350. Her funeral service will begin at 11:00AM and interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery.

In honor of Margaret, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, National Processing Center, P.O. Box 96011, Washington D.C., 20090.

Arrangements by Kuzo Funeral Home of Kennett Square, PA.

Memorial Donations

Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s Association
National Processing Center
P.O. Box 96011
Washington D.C., 20090



September 13, 2021 10:00AM to 11:00AM Landenberg United Methodist Church
205 Penn Green Road
Landenberg, PA 19350

Funeral Service

September 13, 2021 11:00AM Landenberg United Methodist Church
205 Penn Green Road
Landenberg, PA 19350


September 13, 2021 Following Services Union Hill Cemetery
424 N. Union Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348


  1. I am so sorry to hear of Mrs Hopkins passing. She was a sweet and kind lady. My prayers are with the family

    Janice Munday | September 23, 2021 at 7:30 PM
  2. Russ and I send our sympathy and best wishes to Margies Family. She and Kenny were friends of my in laws and spent countless hours volunteering at Church. I hope it brings comfort to know she and Kenny are together again Basking in the Glory!
    She was a lovely lady with a smile for everyone…I’m sure Kenny met her at the gate with that twinkle in his eye.
    Kathy Kilmer

    Kilmer | September 10, 2021 at 3:46 PM
  3. Norman and I are saddened to hear this. She truly was a wonderful lady. Condolences to all.

    Tara Eggers | September 9, 2021 at 9:12 PM
  4. So sorry to hear of her passing. She was a beautiful and kind soul.

    Suzan Paisley | September 9, 2021 at 6:59 PM
  5. Iam so truly so for the passing,,,she was a wonderful person inside and out,,I will forever hold her in my heart and think of my childhood as my grandmother and I visited her often then my daughter joined…and many show off Halloween customs as the holiday came..R.I.P Margret love you

    Julie faries | September 9, 2021 at 6:11 PM

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