OBITUARY

Stephen Edward Marsh Papp

June 7, 1985June 23, 2018
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Stephen Papp, assistant football coach at Morton Ranch High School and resident of Katy, Texas, died unexpectedly in a car accident on June 23 at the age of 33.

Stephen is survived by his parents, Steve and Linda Papp; his sisters, Melissa Jones (K.C.), Stephanie Glover (Jeff) and Alison Igoe (John); his brother William; his grandfather, Woodrow Marsh; and his nieces and nephews, Avery Jones, Ben Jones, Nick Jones, Hayden Willis, Madeline Willis, Aiden Igoe and Claire Igoe. Stephen was born in Nashua, New Hampshire on June 7, 1985. He graduated from Kingwood High School in 2004. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 2009, and then received his Master’s in Education from Angelo State University in 2011. Stephen was a devoted son, brother and uncle who loved spending time with his family. He will always be remembered for the unique gifts that he gave to his nieces and nephews each Christmas. From a young age, Stephen was a natural athlete and driven competitor. Whether on the football field, in the weight room or playing a round of golf with his family and friends, Stephen always worked as hard as he could to be the best in all his pursuits. Throughout his years as an educator and coach, he made it his mission to instill a strong work ethic, winning attitude and love of competition in the young people he worked with each day. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, students and all who knew him.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 3:00pm on Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 2929 Woodland Hills Dr., Kingwood, Texas 77339 with a fellowship reception following the service.

Services

  • Memorial Service Friday, June 29, 2018
  • Fellowship Reception Friday, June 29, 2018
REMEMBERING

Stephen Edward Marsh Papp

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Hayden Willis

July 1, 2018

Stephen Papp is my uncle I miss him very much all I which to do is see him again give him a hug and go play golf or play football I miss him so much I hope now he is in a better place he will always be in are hearts thank you for sharing your memories I loved my uncle very much. And I thank his friends for being with him
Love you Stephen all I want is hug and to say goodbye you will always be in are hearts love you Stephen

Joe Castillo

June 28, 2018

Thank you Coach Papp. God Bless your family. RIP Brother

Joan Groll

June 27, 2018

Steven was a wonderful young man whose life ended much too soon.
His loss is deeply felt by all of us that knew him.
May he Rest In Peace.

Cherry Bingham

June 26, 2018

Stephen was such a great guy! I worked with him at Mayde Creek. He will be missed by so many people.
Cherry Bingham

Rudy Villegas

June 26, 2018

I had the privilege of working with Stephen at Burbank High School in San Antonio where we ran the defense. Thank you Papp for always being such a good person. We will miss you my friend.

Beth Hembree

June 26, 2018

Papp was one of my closest friends while at SWOSU. He will always hold a special place in my heart. He was truly one of a kind. Papp will be missed by many. I cant even begin to imagine the number of lives he has impacted in his short time on this earth. Until we meet again. We love you Papp.

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Biography

Stephen Papp, assistant football coach at Morton Ranch High School and resident of Katy, Texas, died unexpectedly in a car accident on June 23 at the age of 33.
Stephen is survived by his parents, Steve and Linda Papp; his sisters, Melissa Jones (K.C.), Stephanie Glover (Jeff) and Alison Igoe (John); his brother William; his grandfather, Woodrow Marsh; and his nieces and nephews, Avery Jones, Ben Jones, Nick Jones, Hayden Willis, Madeline Willis, Aiden Igoe and Claire Igoe.
Stephen was born in Nashua, New Hampshire on June 7, 1985. He graduated from Kingwood High School in 2004. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 2009, and then received his Master’s in Education from Angelo State University in 2011.
Stephen was a devoted son, brother and uncle who loved spending time with his family. He will always be remembered for the unique gifts that he gave to his nieces and nephews each Christmas. From a young age, Stephen was a natural athlete and driven competitor. Whether on the football field, in the weight room or playing a round of golf with his family and friends, Stephen always worked as hard as he could to be the best in all his pursuits. Throughout his years as an educator and coach, he made it his mission to instill a strong work ethic, winning attitude and love of competition in the young people he worked with each day. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, students and all who knew him.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 pm on Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 2929 Woodland Hills Dr., Kingwood, Texas 77339 with a fellowship reception following the service.