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Paul E. Daeger

d. June 7, 2018

Paul E. Daeger

Paul E. Daeger, 97 of Hamilton, IN passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at  Lakeland Nursing Center, Angola, IN.

He was born in Antwerp a son of the late Peter & Viola (Strable) Daeger.

Paul proudly served in the U.S. Army during WWII; was a farmer for over 50 years and enjoyed being a member of the Goldwing Riders, Antwerp Rotary, St Vincent DePaul Society and former chairperson for Paulding county farm Bureau. Paul also held a pilot’s license.

He leaves behind his best friend and companion, Gloria Whetstone; children, Mary Ellen (Jerry) Walk,  Michael (Marilyn) Daeger and Randy (Pam) Daeger;  daughter-in-law, Ann Waldman; 10 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren & 3 great great grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by his son, Dick & great grandson, Bo Chamberlain.

Funeral Mass is at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, 303 Monroe Street, Antwerp, Ohio on Tuesday, June 12th, 10 am.

Viewing is Monday, 6 – 8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 W. River St, Antwerp where viewing is also Tuesday, 9 - 9:30 am.

He will be laid to rest in Maumee Cemetery, Antwerp, with military honors.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

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