Age 87 of North St. Paul Born on Christmas Eve, 1925; passed away on Dec. 10, 2013. Survived by loving wife of 66 years, Betty (Estrem); special sister-in-law Ann (Gayle) Erickson; children David (Marlene), Rick (Barbara), Valerie (Robert) Ruedy, and Barbra (Timothy) Macdonald: ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Paul was a World War II U.S. Navy Veteran and retired from 3M in 1982. Memorial service 11:00 Saturday 12/14 (visitation 10 – 11) at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 2499 N. Helen St., North St. Paul, MN in Lundquist Chapel. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery at a later date. Memorials preferred.

Published in Pioneer Press from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2013