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Paul William Wild

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Paul William Wild

Paul William Wild, 79, of Salinas, passed away Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. He was born March 13, 1934, in Las Animas, CO.

He was a member of the Sanctuary Bible Church of Carmel Valley. His hobbies included spending time with his grandkids and family, and fishing.

Paul was retired. He worked as a Marine Biologist for the California Department of Fish and Game for 34 years. Previously, he practiced as a registered physical therapist for five years.

He was preceded in death by his son, Mark, of Salinas.

Paul is survived by his wife of 51 years, Carole M. Wild of Salinas; daughter, Cindy (Gordon) Laird of San Jose; sons, Will (Pam) Wild of Victoria, B.C. and Evan (Am) Wild of Castle Rock, CO, and seven grandchildren.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Struve and Laporte Funeral Home, 41 W. San Luis St., Salinas, CA 93901.

Private family graveside services will be held Monday, March 10, 2014, at the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Salinas.

Memorial donations can be made to Sanctuary Bible Church, 8340 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel, CA 93923; Lincoln Avenue Presbyterian Church, 536 Lincoln Ave., Salinas, CA 93901; or Family Talk, 540 Elkhorn Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80907.

Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home.

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Published in The Salinas Californian from Mar. 4 to Mar. 8, 2014
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