PAUL MICHAEL ABRAM 40
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JUNCTION CITY: Paul Michael Abram, 40 of Junction City Ohio passed Sunday morning, March 9, 2014 at his home near Junction City, Ohio
Born July 24, 1973 in Logan Ohio to Donald O. Abram Jr. and Barbara Lynn Brown Abram.
He was a graduate of New Lexington High School class of 1991 and DeVry University where he earned a bachelor's degree.
Paul was a devoted husband and father. He was loved by all who met him. Paul was a gifted musician who passed the love of music to his two boys and anyone who heard him play the guitar. Paul was successful as an athlete earning accolades for football, track, and wrestling. Paul was a tireless volunteer who coached many youth sports. Paul's main focus was coaching wrestling for his sons and his extended "family" of New Lex Youth Wrestling. Paul also founded KD BBQ Company, named to honor his father. Paul was the center of this family operated business. His passion for cooking was inspired by his mother. Paul leaves a huge legacy for having a heart of gold. His family and extended family will miss his smile, his easygoing manner, and his ability to share his love and passion with everyone he knew. Paul was the strongest and most gentle man anyone could ever know.
Survived by his wife of 11 years, Melissa Bussey Abram of the home, his two beloved sons, Brandon Lewis Abram, and Alex Andrew Abram; his parents, Donald O Abram Jr. and Barbara L. Brown Abram of Junction City; one brother Craig (Letitia) Abram of Rushville, and one sister, Amy (Benjamin) Bethel of Junction City; nephew Seth Abram; nieces Malory Abram and Macy and Voni Bethel, mother-in-law and father-in-law, Ruth Haimerl and Bob Haimerl; sister-in-law, Joy (Keith) Kise and nieces, Grace and Alyssa; a huge circle of extended family and friends
Calling Hours will be held from 2-8pm on Wednesday March 12, 2014 at the Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington Ohio.
Funeral Service will be held at 11:30 on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the funeral home with Pastor Rick Bennington officiating.
Burial will be at Friendship United Methodist Church Cemetery, Junction City Ohio.
A Life celebration of Paul will follow at KD BBQ Company after services.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Junction City Wildcat Elite Youth Wrestling Club P.O.Box 53, Junction City, Ohio or to New Lexington Youth Wrestling in Paul's honor.
Obituary and online register book at www.robertsfuneralhomenewlex.com
Roberts Funeral Home
304 Mill Street New Lexington, OH 43764
Published in the Times Recorder from Mar. 11 to Mar. 12, 2014