David Lawrence Hopen


David L. Hopen, 53, of Augusta, passed away on May 29, 2023. David was born August 20, 1969, in Washington, to Wilbert and Doris Hopen nee Fuhr.

David enjoyed going to his nieces and nephews’ sports games and was very proud of all their accomplishments.  He also enjoyed going to demolition derbies along with truck/tractor pulls and playing bingo with his mom.  Before his illness, he enjoyed bowling.

He is survived by his mother, Doris Hopen of Augusta; two siblings, Paul (Donna) Hopen and Lori (Joe) Becszlko both of Augusta; six nieces and nephews, Alexander (Ashlyn) Becszlko, Abbie Hopen, Ryan Becszlko, Jon (Amanda) Hopen, Sarah Becszlko, Ellie Hopen. David was preceded in death by his father, Wilbert Hopen.

A visitation will be held Monday, June 5 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Pitman Funeral Home in Augusta. The funeral will be held Tuesday, June 6 at 10 a.m. at Pitman Funeral Home in Augusta. There will be a family graveside service at a later date. Memorials may be made to Augusta Volunteer Fire Protection District in Augusta.