Sherm Poppen Obit

Sherman Robert Poppen, considered by winter sports enthusiasts to be the "grandfather of snowboarding" for his invention of the Snurfer more than 50 years ago, died July 31, 2019. He was 89. (Photo courtesy of Julie Poppen)

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