Harry Popoff of Grand Forks, B.C., passed away in his home in the loving presence of his son Gordon on May 11, 2012 at the age of 81. Harry was born at Grand Forks, B.C., on September 1, 1930.?
He was predeceased by his parents, Peter and Polly Popoff; his wife, Vera; his brothers: Peter, Nick, Jack, Joe and Bill; his sister, Mary; and his nephew, Dick Popoff. He leaves to mourn him: his son, Gordon; his son, Jim (LeeAnn); his daughter, Elvera Laird (Brad); his grandchildren Logan and Hana Popoff, Kyle and Taya Laird; one sister, Polly Popoff; one uncle, William M. Popoff; and many other relatives.
??A two day traditional Doukhobor funeral service was held at the USCC Community Centre on May 17 and18, 2012, with interment following at the Sion Doukhobor Cemetery. Jerry Seminoff officiated. Everett Baker of Grand Forks Funeral Home was in care of arrangements.