Harold Leonard Poppe, 92, Pocatello, passed away, Sunday evening, February 1, 2015 at his home.
He was born January 20, 1923 in Belleville, KS to Violet and Lester Poppe. He was educated in Fairbury, NE., and graduated from high school in May 1941.
Harold was a Veteran of World War II, spending his time in the U.S. Army Air Force Schools of Electronics, Radio and Radar, from 1943 till 1946.
He married Helen Bird May 19, 1945. The wedding was held at Helen’s home in Pocatello. After leaving the service, Harold worked for Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Co. as Order and Settlement Manager.
In 1950 he started work as an I.B.E.W. Union Electrician. He retired from this craft on January 20, 1988 at age 65.