Suddenly at his residence on Monday, March 24, 2014, Steven Joseph Popen passed away at the age 50.  Beloved friend and long-time companion of Brenda Honsinger.  Loving father of Timothy Popen, Brittney Popen, Heather Brooks, and step-father of Jeremy, Stacey and Jason MacLachlan. Cherished grandfather of Nevaeh Daw, Chancee Brooks, Mackenzie Fillmore and Ethan MacLachlan. Loved brother of Dianna (Timothy) Brandt and Terry (Gerald) Brown. Dear step-brother of Cleveland Kameka, Verna Hacker, Stephen Kameka, Carl Kameka, Diana Brewsher and Debbie Kameka. Fondly remembered by his nieces Elaine Lambert and Christine Brown and by his nephew Mark Brown. Survived by several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his natural parents Phyllis Page and Rupert Popen, step-parents Phyllis and Jerome Kameka and by his sister Myrna Page.  Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. A private family interment to be held at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Dialysis Unit (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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