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Antwerp United Methodist Church
Monday December 22nd, 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Tuesday December 23rd, 2014
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Paul F Klender

Paul F. Klender, 87, of Cecil passed away Friday, December 19th, at The Gardens of Paulding.

Paul was born August 15, 1927, a son of  Bertha (Andes) and Ernest  Klender on the family farm in Antwerp. He graduated from Antwerp High School in 1945 & married Peggy Lutz
on Jan. 21, 1950.  

Paul was a dedicated farmer and worked at International Harvester for 22 years. He was a former Crane Twp. Trustee, member of Antwerp United Methodist Church, Cecil Community Grange & Paulding County Farmers Union.

Preceding him in death were his parents and brothers, Raymond & Kenneth.

Paul will be greatly missed by his wife of 64 years, Peggy; 4 daughters, Connie (Steve) Rose of Fort Wayne, Judy (Jim) Dulaney of Columbus, Cheryl (Richard) Parrish of Antwerp & Laura Lynn (Todd) Muzzillo of Huntertown, IN; 8 grandchildren, Sara (Andy) Finnegan of Oakwood, Jason (Michelle) Rose of Monclova, Kari (Kevin) Cogdell of Leo, IN, Jennifer, Jeremy (Jeri) & Julie Dulaney of Columbus, Landon & Giana Muzzillo of Huntertown & 9 great grandchildren, Dexter, Josey, Emme, Weston, Simon, Jesse, Jackson, Gabe & Isaac.

His funeral service is at Antwerp United Methodist Church at 11 am, with viewing one hour prior on Tuesday, December 23rd.

Viewing is also Monday, 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

He will be laid to rest at Bethel Cemetery.

Memorials are to Antwerp UMC or Antwerp Food Bank.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com  

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Thank you everyone for expressing your heartfelt condolences to us all at the passing of Paul. He is sadly missed by us all.

  Sincerely, Richard Parrish, Paul's son-in-law, married to Cheryl Sue

Richard Parrish Jan 9 2015 12:00 AM

Connie, Laura and Family: We didn't know your father personally. But we did know the two of you. Great people you are and our thoughts are with you . Respectfully Carl & Carl Johnson

Carolyn & Carl Johnson Dec 23 2014 12:00 AM

Paul Klender Family,
Thinking of you at this difficult time.
Bud and Ruth Heckman Watson

Bud and Ruth Watson Dec 22 2014 12:00 AM

Cheryl, Richard, Sarah and family,
Sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Ken and Sue Dulle

Sue Dulle Dec 21 2014 12:00 AM

Connie & Family,
I am so sorry to hear of your dad's passing.  Its always hard to lose a parent but now at the Holidays is even harder.  May the Lord bless and comfort you all at this time.

Janese Schilb Dec 21 2014 12:00 AM

Cheryl so sorry to hear about your dad sending my condolence and prayers. Vanice9

Vanice martenies Dec 20 2014 12:00 AM