“Thank you for the thoughtful poem and forget-me-not seeds. I will plant them in my garden if it ever gets warm enough. What a great idea.
— A. W.
Alex A. Popp
May 11, 1928 - March 15, 2012
Alex Popp, age 83 of Naperville, formerly of Aurora, IL. Most loved father, and husband was called home to be with the Lord, his parents, brothers and sisters on Thursday, March 15, 2012 after a long illness which he faced bravely. He peacefully passed away at home, surrounded by his family. Born May 11, 1928 in Aurora, IL. Cherished husband of the late Dorothy J. Popp. Survived by daughters: Kathy (Jim) Abraham, Nancy (Bruce) Fairbanks, Karen Popp; Sons: Tom (Deb) Popp and Jeff Popp. Grandfather of six. Brother of Lena (Vester) Todd. Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, John and Dorothy Popp; wife, Dorothy Popp; sisters: Mary, Dorothy, Julia, and Florence; brothers George and John. Alex was an electrician for over 50 years, forty of them as an electrical contractor. Alex will always be remembered for his deep devotion to his family, his faith, and his work ethic, along with his readiness to always help someone in need. He was an example to all and will be dearly missed.