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Paul E. Morrow

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Paul E. Morrow Obituary
Morrow Paul E. Morrow, age 96, went to join his wife, Dorothy, and his eldest daughter, Ann Morrow Johnson, on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Paul graduated from Our Lady of Victory Academy and attended The Ohio State University. Paul joined the Army Air Corp. He saw combat in North Africa and Sicily, Italy. He returned to the states to attend B29 School in Kansas and then returned to combat where he fought in Guam, Sipan, and Okinawa. After the war Paul returned to the US and married Dorothy McDevitt at Our Lady of Victory where they had both previously attended high school. Paul worked at Columbus Pharmacal and went to school at night. Paul and Dorothy were blessed with four daughters; Ann, Ellen, Paula, and Mollie. Paul spent his working life in sales in the Pharmaceutical Industry including Phillips Roxanne where he helped to introduce the Unit Dose to hospitals. After retiring at the age of 70, Paul taught defensive driving for seniors as a volunteer state coordinator for AARP. He was a member of St. Philip Roman Catholic Church. He served as a founding member of Silver Stars. Paul served on the Parish Council and was head of the finance committee, as well as 10 years serving on the Bishop's Lay Council. Paul is preceded in death by his wife Dorothy, and eldest daughter Ann. Survived by daughters, Ellen (Denny) Kaercher of Upper Arlington, Paula (Bruce) Bigler of Baltimore, and Mollie (Paul) Shepherd of Reynoldsburg; grandchildren, Dave, Eric, Drew, Shara, Ryan, Roxanne, Brian, and Katie; great-grandchildren, Cole, Karsan and Peyton. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the SCHOEDINGER EASTS CHAPEL, 5360 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43232. Rosary service will follow at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass 12:30 p.m. Friday at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 1573 Elaine Rd., Columbus, OH 43227 with Fr. William Arnold celebrant. Private inurnment will be at a later date at St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Honor Flight Columbus, PO Box 12036, Columbus, OH 43212. Visit www.schoedinger.com to share a favorite memory of Paul.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from May 6 to May 7, 2014
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