Edward H. Papp, Sr. Dec. 10, 1935 - May 13, 2019

Edward H. Papp, Sr.


Edward H. Papp of La Porte, Indiana, passed away on May 13, 2019.

A Celebration of Life will be held on July 13 , 2019, from 2 to 10 p.m. (with service at 4 p.m.) at the Michigan City Inn (the renovated Holiday Inn), Michigan City, Indiana.

He was born Dec. 10, 1935, to Edward F. Papp and Mary E. (Hartley) Papp of Medford, Massachusetts. He was a Korean War Era Veteran and worked in the Steel Mills of Indiana for 50 years.

He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Patricia Ann (Smith) Papp.

He is survived by his sons, Edward, Paul, Michael, James and Ron; daughters, Kathleen and Mary; sons-in-law, Jake Koch and Jeff Reed; daughters-in-law, Nancy Saxon and May May; stepdaughters, Tigre, Tiffany and Sarah, stepson, Max; grandchildren, Nicole, Melissa, Rosemarie, Teddy, Douglas, Lindsey, Charlotte, Jon, Katie, Jacob, James C., Charles, Anna, Nicholas, James P., Noah, Olivia, Conner, Miles, Caleb, Peighton, Wayne, Rachel, Aaron, Alexander, Stephanie, Patricia, Zion, Rosalind, Rodolofo, Randall, Natalie, Marcey, Anthony, Nathan R., Elliott, Laila, Brittney and Makenzie; great-grandchildren, Jayden, Ezra, Autumn, Amie, Dillan, Nathan O., Lucas, Bria, Josiah, Ananda, Selena, Amber, Allen, Jo’Hanna, Isabella, Louis, Adaleine, Thomas, Christian, Thomas, Nina, Tristan and Leighla; and estranged wife, Marycatherine (Gallus) Papp.

If you wish to honor Edward H. Papp with a donation, please consider our family's longtime friend, Pastor Howard Daniels at First Baptist Church of Lakeland, Michigan City, Indiana.

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