Obituary for Richard W. "Poppop" Blumberg
Richard W. "Poppop", age 80 of Marlton passed away surrounded by loved ones on September 17, 2017. Beloved husband of Lorraine (nee DeSandro) for 60 years. Devoted father of Donna (Hanfy) Ibrahim of Delran, and Linda (John) Lammers of Haddon Heights, Eileen (John) McGrath of Mt. Laurel and Jeanne (William) Morrison of Delran. Loving grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Mark (Kathleen) Blumberg of Gibbsboro; and 3 nieces and a nephew. Poppop could light up a room with a contagious smile and his baby blue eyes. He was always the life of the party making everyone feel invited, welcomed, and important. His uncanny ability to be the best man in any room was on display till the very end. Poppop’s memory will never be forgotten as he shines down from heaven. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing Friday 7-9 p.m. at Murray-Paradee Funeral Home, 601 W. Rte. 70 Cherry Hill, NJ. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 10 a.m. at St. Joan of Arc RC Church, 100 Willow Bend Road Marlton. Entombment Calvary Mausoleum, Cherry Hill. Donations may be sent to St. Vincent de Paul Society, 3004 Keenwood Road, East Norriton, PA. 19403.