In Memory

Steven Popejoy - Class Of 1969

Steven Popejoy

Steven Ralph Popejoy, 67, Kokomo, passed away at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at his home. He was born Aug. 24, 1951, in Lafayette, to the late George and Esther (Kelsheimer) Popejoy. On Sept. 4, 1971, he married Chris Shoemaker, and she survives.
Steven graduated from Delphi High School in 1969 and attended Ball State University. He worked for Delco Electronics in the protolab for 33 years before retiring and had also worked as a paramedic and at Guardian Angel Hospice. Steven served as scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 593 for over 20 years. He also served as an elder at Crossroads Community Christian Church in Burlington and as president of the Gideons and was awarded Indiana Paramedic of the Year in 1988.
In addition to his wife, Chris Popejoy, he is survived by his children, Amanda Popejoy and Kurt Popejoy, and grandchildren, Tamara and Brileigh.
Services will be private. Burial will take place in Burlington Cemetery. Messages of condolence may be left online at Stout & Son Funeral Home, Burlington, has been entrusted with arrangements.