William “Bill” D. Paul, Jr., 70, of Warren, PA. and formerly of Frewsburg, New York, died peacefully in his sleep, Tuesday morning, February 4, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Jamestown, N.Y. to the late William D. Paul, Sr. and Lois Johnson Paul Spacht. He was a 1961 graduate of Sherman Central High School and a 40 year resident in Frewsburg, New York. He moved to Warren 3 years ago. Bill was employed with Fairbank Farms, Quality Markets and retired from Sysco. He owned and operated Frewsburg Hotel for 8 years. He was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church, Warren, PA., Jackson Valley Golf Club where he was assistant Chef for past 5 years. He was an avid member of the Warren Y.M.C.A. where he enjoyed playing Pickle Ball and Racquet Ball.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Rosann Lucia Paul whom he married May 13, 1971 in Warren, PA. at St. Joseph R.C. Church. 2 Sons William D. Paul, III and wife, Erika of Rochester, N.Y., Craig Paul and fiance Katy, both of Buffalo, N.Y., 12 Siblings, 1 granddaughter Elizabeth Paul, 1 grandson Jonathan Paul both of Rochester, N.Y. ,several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, Larry Spacht, 1 Brother.
Family will receive friends on Friday, February 7, 2014 from 5 to 8 P.M. at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. where a vigil service will be conducted Friday evening at 7:45 P.M.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA. by Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through St. Joseph Church Educational Center Fund, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA. 16365 or a charity of one’s choice.