Age 87, on Saturday, May 31, 2014, of Brentwood. Beloved wife of Madlyn (Reiss) Schmaeling for over 59 years; loving father of Joseph P. (Alison Budd) Schmaeling, Paul (Jennifer) Schmaeling, and Jean (William) Valentine; grandfather of Kristen (Max), Kelly, Dana, Samantha, Julia, Michael, Emily, Joey, and Erica; brother of Mary Schmaeling. Paul was a proud Army veteran serving during WWII as a paratroopesr with the 82nd Airborne Division. He retired after 42 years service as an engineer from the Union Railroad. Friends will be received at the JOHN F. SLATER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood, 15227, on Monday from 2-8 p.m. Funeral Prayer on Tuesday morning at 9:15 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Sylvester Church at 10:00 a.m. Please send condolences to:
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from June 1 to June 2, 2014