Sherman-Poppen-Obituary

Sherman Poppen

May 25, 1930 – Jul 31, 2019 (Age 89)

Obituary

Sherman Poppen was one of the earliest originators of the snowboard, designing a product he called the Snurfer in the late 1960s. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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I would like to express my deepest sympathies for the loss of your loved one, who will be remembered for his invention that millions of people have fell in love with. May you find comfort and strength in God during this time of mourning.

A celebration of life will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at the Hilt Building in downtown Muskegon. Remarks begin at 5:30 p.m.

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

I am truly sorry about the loss of your loved one. Deepest sympathies.

I am so sorry for your loss. Losing our loved ones is never easy but may the love of people that surrounds you soften your grief. May you continue to throw all your burden on to God because He cares for you.

Thank you for your inventions.

MY CONDOLENCES TO MR. SHERMAN POPPEN'S FAMILY, I AM SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE, MAY THE GOD OF ALL COMFORT AND YOUR FOND MEMORIES GIVE YOU PEACE.

Our deepest condolences to the family of Sherman. We all truly benefit from his invention. We pray that God continues to strengthen and comfort you all during this extremely difficult time.

Fond memories will live on in lots of hearts along with his family of skiers. May God 's spirit comfort the family. Peace.