Paul E. Life

REEDSVILLE — Paul E. Life, 80, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at Camden-Clark Memorial Campus.

He was born March 8, 1933, in Parkersburg, W.Va., son of the late Rev. Edmond Life and Edna May James Life. He was retired from Union Carbide in Marietta and was a charter member of Riverview C.U. in Belpre. He was also a former Olive TWP Trustee and a Boy Scout Leader for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Patricia A. Life; three children, Terry (Regina) Life, Paula Life and Larry (Janet) Life; a granddaughter, Ashley; a grandson, Austin; a step-grandson, Adam Dillard (Whitney); a step-great-granddaughter, Finley; his sister, Ida Boggs; his brother, Lyle (Eleanor) Life; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Juanita (Russell) Spencer and Eva (Robert) Zumbach; and a brother-in-law, Berl Boggs.

Graveside services will be held at 1 pm, Friday, January 31, 2014, at Success Cemetery with Rev. Norman Butler officiating.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home.

You can sign the online guestbook at

Funeral Home

White-Schwarzel Funeral Home
9 Fifth Street Coolville, OH 45723
(740) 667-3110

Published in The Daily Sentinel from Jan. 30 to Jan. 31, 2014