Paul J. Poutre passed away suddenly on October 31, 2021 in Lodi, CA. He was 74 years old.
The son of the late Joseph and Simone (Pellitier) Poutre, Paul was born on October 16, 1947 in Albany, NY. Paul a blue-collar worker and native of New York, moved his family across the country in the late 70's to work in the oil fields for Perryman Drilling Company. Later he worked for Triangle Pacific building cabinets in Lodi before he retired. Paul always busy, enjoyed listening to 60s music and the sounds of the casino. No matter how busy he was he never turned down a meal with friends and family or a trip to the local farmers market. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his son, Paul K. Poutre (Rhonda Francis); daughter, Elana McVay (Kent McVay); and stepdaughter, Melina (Trull) Miller; his grandchildren, Ashley and Kaitlyn Poutre, and Michael Poutre; his step grandchildren, Katrina, Barry Jean, Samantha and Zach; his sibling, Dora Klose; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Paul is predeceased by his brothers Joseph, Richard, Thomas Poutre, and Samuel J. Poutre; and his sisters Patricia Palmer, Joan Boyle, Helen Hoctor, and Della Dayter.
There will be a small service for immediate family members only. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the American Heart Association
Published by Lodi-News Sentinel on Nov. 16, 2021.