Paul Mandoka

Paul Mandoka Athens Paul Mandoka, age 76 of Athens, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013 at his home on the Pine Creek Reservation. Paul was born July 8, 1936 to Russell Paul and Elizabeth Mandoka. He graduated from Athens High School in 1954. Upon graduation he enlisted with the United States Air Force, serving overseas in Vietnam. He retired as a Master Sergeant. Paul was a member of the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi in Athens, MI. Paul is survived by a daughter Danielle (Mandoka) Jacobs and a grandson Daniel "Baby" Jacobs both of Athens. He was preceded in death by his wife Lucy (Gabow) Mandoka and his wife Anna Mae (Morseau) Mandoka, a daughter Sara (Mandoka) Weesaw and his parents. Visitation 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Spencer Family Funeral Home in Athens. Full Military Honors to follow at 3:00 p.m. with the Athens V.F.W. Post 5319 officiating. Burial Indian Mission Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family. Arrangements by Spencer Family Funeral Home, Athens.

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Mar. 22, 2013