Celesta V. Popejoy, 95, of Higginsville, died Sunday, September 11th at the Meyer Care Center.  

She was born January 7, 1921 in Waynesville, MO to Henry and Olive (Williams) Gann. 

She married Alfred Popejoy He precedes her in death.
Celesta was a homemaker.  

In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Eva Joyce Willard; brother, Leo Popejoy; sister, Opal Holtsman; and grandson, Tony Popejoy

She is survived by:  
Son:               Larry Popejoy (Betty)     of Higginsville
Sisters:           Lorene Starnes             of Independence
                      Lena Kalicak                of Blue Springs

8 Grandchildren             20+ Great Grandchildren
           7 Great Great Grandchildren 

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, September 14th at 10:00 am at the Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home, officiated by Chaplain John Phillips

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral

Casket Bearers are Gerald Baker, Richard Livigne, Joseph Livigne, Kristina Popejoy, Jacqueline Baker, Timothy Popejoy

She will be buried at the City Cemetery 

Memorials are suggested to Preferred Hospice

Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home