Junior C. Popp, 84, Haysville

Junior PoppJunior C. Popp, 84, of Haysville died Monday (July 29) at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand.

He was born in Portersville March 30, 1929, to Ludwig and Arnetta (Harder) Popp. He married Margaret “Marge” Fischer on February 21, 1957, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville, .

Junior was an Army veteran who served in Germany during the Korean War. He worked for Breidenbaugh Concrete in Jasper, from which he retired after many years of service. He was a member of the Christian Church of Jasper. He enjoyed working outdoors, traveling, and working on old cars.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret “Marge” Popp; two daughters, Michelle Crouse and her husband Kevin, and Angela Robinson, all of Jasper; two sons, Tim Popp and his wife Lina, North Port, Florida, and Jeff Popp and his wife Rose, Jasper; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, John Popp, Haysville; one sister, Juanita Hembree and her husband Radus, Martin County.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Gladys Popp.

Funeral services at 11 a.m. Friday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper. Pastor Darrel Land will officiate. VFW Post No. 673 will conduct military gravesite rites. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Church of Jasper, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.

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