James “Jim” W. Popp, age 74, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 6:03 p.m., on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville, Indiana.
Jim was born in Portersville, Indiana, on September 29, 1944, to Hilbert and Eldena (Harder) Popp. He married Linda L. Vogel October 3, 1964, in Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville, Indiana.
Jim was a 1962 graduate of Ireland High School.
He worked at Kimball for many years.
He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville, Indiana, where he was a past member of the church council, Jasper Outdoor REC, Haysville Ruritan, and he was a past Haysville Volunteer Fire Department Director.
He enjoyed fishing and woodworking.
Surviving are his wife, Linda Popp, Jasper, IN, two sons, J.D. Popp, Jasper, IN, Todd (Christine) Popp, Jasper, IN, two grandchildren, Aleah and Katie Popp, one brother, Robert (Myrna) Popp, Jasper, IN, and one sister-in-law, Charlotte Popp, Jasper, IN.
Preceding him in death are one sister, Louanna Nuhring and one brother, Fred Popp.
A funeral service for James “Jim” W. Popp will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville, Indiana, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
A visitation will be held from 2:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday May, 3, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, Indiana. Pastor Tim Holt will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, or a favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com