LAS CRUCES, N.M. - Gary W. Paul, 77, of Las Cruces, formerly of Trenton, N.J., died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.
He was born to William and Anna Paul on June 14, 1935 in Trenton, N.J.
Gary served our country honorably in the National Guard. He was a history buff and enjoyed long rides on his Harley out west. These travels lead him to his life-long dream of moving to New Mexico. Gary was a Teamster and worked for 7-up and Richcrete Concrete Company as a driver.
He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, car races, and was a true New York Ranger and Trenton Titans hockey fan. He loved watching his grandchildren play baseball. He also loved his dogs. Gary will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Merle A. Paul, sons ,Kristopher Paul and Eric Paul of Hamilton, N.J., Gregory Paul of Jacksonville, Fla., Kenneth Paul of Long Island, N.Y., a daughter, Gloria Paul of South Carolina, a step-son, Vincent D. Boyce of Fanwood, N.J., and nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions may be made in Gary's name to the ASPCA, 424 E. 92nd St, New York, NY 10128-6804 or online at ASPCA.org
Arrangements by Getz Funeral Home and Getz Family Crematory corner of Solano and Bowman Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88001 (575) 526-2419. To sign our local online guest book go to www.GetzCares.com