John Michael Popson, infant son of Jason and Joey Popson of Albia, passed away Monday, 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 held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 26 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Albia with Fr. Michael E. Volkmer, C.PP.S. officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Albia.
Visitation will be at 3-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25 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 6 p.m. Friday evening.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.tharpfh.com.