Paul White

Paul W. White, 77

Paul Wendell White, 77, of Lafayette, passed away at 11:35 p.m. on Sunday, October 7, 2012, at Creasy Springs Health Campus.

Born July 4, 1935, in Lafayette, he was the son of the late Paul E. and Ida Verl (Adams) White. Paul was a graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and his JD from Indiana University. He was an Army veteran.

He served on the Lafayette Police Department for 22 years and then worked for the Tippecanoe County Prosecutors office for 16 years before retiring. He was a member of the Moose, Eagles, and the FOP.

Surviving is his caregiver, Genevieve Weis, of Lafayette.

Visitation one hour prior to the 2 p.m. funeral service on Thursday at Hippensteel Funeral Home, with Celebrant Carla Ellis officiating. Burial to follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Celiac Sprue Foundation.

Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care.

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Published in the Journal & Courier on Oct. 8, 2012