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 Sue <I>Holben</I> Popova

Sue Holben Popova

New York, USA
Death 25 Feb 2004 (aged 59)
Monterey County, California, USA
Burial Skaneateles, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 92769165 · View Source
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Sue Holben Popova, age 59, died at her Marina residence on February 25.

A native of Watertown, NY, she was born November 1, 1944. Sue was raised in Peekskill, NY & summered in Skaneateles, NY. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Syracuse University and her Master's Degree, Magma Cum Laude, from Maxwell School, Syracuse University.

As a student of the geography of the Soviet North, she lived in Russia for several years before moving to the Monterey area about twenty years ago. She was a secretary in the Russian Dept. of the Defense Language Institute. Sue enjoyed a large circle of friends as well as classical music and ballet and loved cats.

She is survived by her husband, Stanislav Popov, whom she met in Russia, of Marina; her daughter and son-in-law, Bethany and Paul Hughes, of Silver Spring, MD; her mother, Carmela Holben, and her aunt, Martha Misisca, both of Peekskill, NY; her step-daughter, Alexandra, of Russia; many cousins and was anticipating the birth of her first grandchild.

Sue was preceded in death by her father, Lt. J.G. William Holben, and her first husband, Townsend Wheeler.

Visitation will be held at St. Angela's Catholic Church on Saturday, February 28 being at 9AM followed by Mass of the Resurrection at 10AM under the direction of The Paul Mortuary. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, Skaneateles, NY on Friday, March 5. Contributions are suggested to the Hospice- VNA, PO Box 2480, Monterey, 93942, MontMonterey Co. SPCA, PO Box 3058, Monterey, 93942, Multiple Sclerosis Society, 546 Abbott St., Salinas, 93901 or American Diabetes Association 1475 S. Bascom, Campbell, CA, 95008. Published in The Monterey Herald on February 27, 2004

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  • Created by: Ms. Clyde
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92769165
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sue Holben Popova (1 Nov 1944–25 Feb 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92769165, citing Lake View Cemetery, Skaneateles, Onondaga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Ms. Clyde (contributor 46994776) .