Paul Bruce Elick, 87, of Payne, passed away at home Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Bruce was born in Payne on January 8, 1933, a son of the late Beulah Pauline (McGrew) and Paul Alfred Elick.
He was a 1951 Payne High School graduate and proudly served in the U.S. Army as a Sgt in the Korean War. Bruce worked in communications for AT&T, was a member of the Payne American Legion, Paulding County Chapter of OGS and lifetime member & local union steward for the Communications Workers of America.
Bruce will be sadly missed by his children, David (Dawn) Elick, Jennifer (Allan) Martin & Scott (Gina) Elick; grandchildren, Jordan, Joslyn, Parker, Hunter, Steven & Kayla.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Nancy (Omasta); son, Chris; brothers, David & George Lynn Elick & daughter-in-law, Lisa Elick.
His funeral service is 10 am, with viewing one hour prior on Saturday, January 18th at Dooley Funeral Home, Payne.
Viewing is also Friday, 4 - 7 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Payne.
He will be laid to rest at Wiltsie Cemetery, with military honors.
Memorials are to The Rock-Payne Youth and Community Center, PO Box 155, Payne, Ohio 45880.
Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com