Paul Knepper

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SPENCERVILLE — Paul S. Knepper, 58, of Spencerville, died 6:31 p.m., Fri. Jan. 10, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, following a sudden illness. He was born Feb. 2, 1955, in Lima, the son of Ronald & Lila (Barnett) Knepper. His mother & step-father, Lila & David Place survive in Celina. His father is deceased and his step-mother, Joanna Knepper survives in Spencerville.

Survivors include 2 children, David (Melissa) Knepper, Delphos, OH, Deena Knepper, Spencerville, 3 grandchildren, Samantha & Katelyn Knepper, and Hailey Acheson, 3 sisters, Rhonda (Denny) Truesdale, Spencerville, Dawn Perrin, Van Wert, Kim (Jeff) Roberts, Lockbourne, OH, his former wife, Karen Knepper, Lima.

Paul was owner & operator of PK Hauling, Spencerville. He was a member of the Ross Church of Brethren, Mendon, OH. He was an avid recycler, and participated in Civil War Reenactments. He enjoyed and supported the revitalization of downtown Spencerville, the Miami & Erie Canal, and replacing of trees in Spencerville.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Fri., Jan. 17, 2014, at the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, Spencerville. Burial will be at a later date in the Spencerville Cemetery. The family will receive friends 2-8 p.m., Thurs. and 1 hr. ahead of the service, Fri. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family or the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation.

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Bayliff Funeral Home - Spencerville
728 E. Fourth Street (State Route 117 East)
Spencerville, OH 45887
(419) 647-4205
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Published in The Lima News from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2014