The Ottumwa Courier

October 23, 2013

John Popson

Ottumwa Courier

---- — ALBIA — John Michael Popson, infant son of Jason and Joey Popson of Albia, passed away Oct. 21, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

John is survived by his parents, Jason and Joey Popson of Albia; two sisters, Peyton and Paige; grandparents, Bill Popson, Marilyn (Jack) Colwell and Karen (the late, Joseph “Gene”) Hoover, all of Albia; three aunts, Stepanie (Brody) Kosman-Baker of Albia, Kim (Ron) Williams of Urbandale and Gina (Jason) Hindman of Knoxville; an uncle, Kyle (Whitney) Popson of Albia; two great-grandmothers, Grace Flattery and Irene Popson, both of Albia; and several cousins.

John was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Dave Flattery, John Popson, Russell and Mildred Schroeder, and Joe and Cleo Hoover; and an uncle, Chris Kosman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Albia; Fr. Michael E. Volkmer, C.PP.S. officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Albia.

Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Friday at Tharp Funeral Home in Albia with John’s family present from 6-8 p.m. A rosary will be led by St. Mary’s Altar and Rosary Society at 4 p.m., and a Christian wake service will be at 6 p.m. Friday.

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