State Police have announced the visitation and funeral plans for trooper Joel Popp, who died in the line of duty last Wednesday.
Popp was struck by a vehicle driven by an 81-year-old man during a traffic stop on I-75 near Birch Run. MSP says a private visitation was held Monday for family, friends, and classmates from the 137th Trooper Recruit School. A public visitation is planned from 2 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at Cederberg Funeral Home in Frankenmuth, and the funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at SVSU’s Ryder Center.
Organizers say there will not be a public procession to the cemetery.