Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

George Popp

George T. "Tom" Popp, 76, died at the Providence Retirement Home in New Albany, IN. George was a graduate of the University of Louisville Speed Scientific School, a civil engineer and professor emeritus at the Purdue University program at I.U. Southeast in New Albany. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and a 45-year member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Jeffersonville, IN. George was preceded in death by his parents, Agnes Taylor Popp and Herman J. Popp Sr.; and a brother, Herman J. Popp Jr. Survivors include his wife: the former Barbara Colvin Popp; sons: Thomas Popp (Liliana), Jeffersonville, Lawrence Popp (Eliana), China and Gregory Popp (Sara), Florida; daughters, Theresa Popp (Frank), Louisville, KY and Catherine Popp , Louisville; grandchildren, Stan, Anne, Christine, Stephen, Stephanie, Stacey, Anna and Taylor; and aunt, Stella Taylor Conner.Expressions of sympathy may be made to Providence Retirement Home or Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church.