Charles Raymond "Chuck" Poppe passed away on March 31, 2014, at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Doris P Poppe: father of Stephen C Poppe and Susan P McKenzie: grandfather to Erin J Poppe, Eric C Poppe, Stephanie A Poppe and Tamara K M Cain. He was taken quickly from us by leukemia.
Chuck was born and attended college in California before entering the USMC in 1951. He completed a 28 year career with service to his country in the Korea and Vietnam Wars. After retiring from the Marine Corps, he started Poppe Associates, a consulting firm which he successfully ran for years. Chuck developed an interest to raising and showing Koi culminating in being recognized as a Master Judge emeritus recognized worldwide.
Internment at Arlington National Cemetery with military honors.
The service will be September 10, 2014 at the Old Chapel at the Ft Myer-Henderson Hall Base at 9 AM.