Harry H. Paul, age 90, of Lincoln, passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, in Lincoln.
Harry was born in Jansen, Neb., on April 1, 1919, to Conrad and Emma (Fangmeier) Paul. In June of 1942, he entered the United States Army and served as a communications specialist in the Pacific Theater and was honorably discharged in November of 1945.
After the service, he was united in marriage to Mildred Ewald on Feb. 19, 1950, and farmed near Jansen for eight years. He then owned and operated Paul’s Transfer, a livestock trucking business, until he moved to Pickrell to own and operate Paul’s feed Service. He was a member of Southwood Lutheran Church in Lincoln and the American Legion in Plymouth.
Harry is survived by Mildred, his wife of 60 years; his children: two daughters, Kathy Goddard and her husband Mel of Lincoln, Kris Paul and Patrick Roberge of Austin, Texas; and a son, Tim Paul of Independence, Mo.; two grandchildren, Katelin and Kara Goddard of Lincoln; two brothers; Otto of Deshler, and Louis of Beatrice; five sisters, Edna Kroeger of Oklahoma City, Elda Guthrie of Santa Fe, Elaine Ackerman of Beatrice, LaVerna Kokes of Lincoln, and Margret Morrow of Beatrice; nieces and nephews.
Harry was preceded in death by sister, Matilda Schroder; and brother, Elmer Paul.
Services at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at Southwood Lutheran Church, 9300 S. 40th St., Lincoln. Interment: Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation Wednesday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. with family greeting friends 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Memorials can be made to Southwood Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Neb. Online condolences at www.lincolnfh.com. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home 6800 S. 14th St.