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