Date of Death: April 22, 2021
The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at the Hohner Funeral Home with Pastor John Austin officiating. Military honors will be conducted following services under the auspices of the American Legion Hice-Shutes Post #170. A video of the service is available here.
Christopher John “C.J.” Hoeppner, age 22, of Three Rivers, passed away on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at his home. He was born in Dearborn, MI, on October 12, 1998 the son of David and Marey (Pierson) Hoeppner.
Christopher was raised in Three Rivers and graduated from Three Rivers High School in 2017. He served his country honorably in the United States Army as a Cavalry Scout from 2018 until his recent leave. C.J. was very involved in Choir during high school and loved to play Military Games with his friends where he went under the surname “Master Chief.” C.J. was also a proud member recently of the Three Rivers Eagles where he made many friends.
Christopher leaves to cherish his loving memory, his parents, David and Marey Hoeppner, one sister, Stephanie (Brandon) McCollum; two brothers, David (Nicole) Hoeppner Jr., and Joshua (Hailey) Hoeppner; his two grandmas and one grandpa, Jean & Donald Angell and Sandy Pierson; as well as several loving aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Memorials in C.J.’s memory may be donated to the family c/o David Hoeppner. Envelopes available at the funeral home.
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We hope that you have now found peace with god. It was our honor to be your mom & Dad for a short 22 years and hold so many loving memories of you. Life will not be the same but we will unify together as a family as we always have. We will be ok! – We will always miss you –
Rest well Christopher, you were a great friend who gave everything he had when they were in trouble or needed help. May your goofyness and caring heart bring joy to those you meet in heaven.
I will miss you.
Cj, I love you so much bro. I hope you found peace. We all miss you….you are gone but i feel you everyday and i promise you….We will take care of your child. I wish I could have saved you. Forever and always….your older brother.
My dear brother, I am very saddened that I can no longer see you smile and be crazy. I will miss your outburst and your laughs. Love you to the end brother and my heart aches. I will forever miss u
In the arms of the angels… until we meet again.