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William "Jop" Jopling

Obituary for William "Jop" Jopling

December 25, 1951 - November 1, 2016
Lumberville, Pennsylvania | Age 64


William "Jop" Jopling of Lumberville, PA, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, Johnson, VT and Madison, NJ, passed away on November 1, 2016.

He was born in Madison, NJ on December 25, 1951, the son of the late William Reid Jopling Jr. and the late Nancy Jopling Kirby. He attended the University of Vermont, starting a lifetime journey of many interests, most notably his passion for volleyball. An outdoor enthusiast, he enjoyed skiing, world traveling, and gardening. He was the proud founder and CEO of TW Flooring Group, a hardwood flooring business where he worked with international mills and suppliers. He was a brilliant entrepreneur who was a pioneer and visionary in his industry. Engaged, loyal, and passionate, Jop was an open-minded, globally-connected individual who forged deep bonds throughout his life.

Lastly, and most importantly, he was a wonderful father who shared life's joys with his children, who are a reflection of his best qualities.

Jop is survived by his three children, Zoey, Matthew, and Trevor, ex-wife Valerie Jopling, sister Judy Osborn, brother Jeffrey Jopling and step-mother April Jopling and many other loved ones.

Family and friends are invited to Jop's Life Celebration, from 9:30-11am, Monday, November 7, 2016 at Trinity Episcopal Church, 4587 Upper York Road, Solebury, PA 18963 and to participate in his Memorial Service at 11am. There will be an open reception following the service in the church hall.

Information regarding donations will be made available at a later time.

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Life Celebration services provided by Leaver/Cable of Buckingham.

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Leaver-Cable Funeral Home, Ltd.

4886 Old York Road
Quarry Rd
Buckingham, PA 18912
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