WINCHENDON – Harold J. Paul, 84, of 31 Spring Place, died unexpectedly on Sunday, December 15, 2019 in Heywood Hospital, Gardner surrounded by his family.
He was born in Lancaster, MA on August 2, 1935, son on Alfred and Mary Ann (Drauleau) Paul and had been a resident of Winchendon for many years.
Harold worked for Winchendon Furniture and then for the Town of Winchendon Water Department for 34 years until his retirement. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church in Baldwinville, the Winchendon Golden Agers, a 24-year member of the Winchendon Fire Department, was a school crossing guard in town for 21 years, and was the maintenance supervisor and caretaker at Glenwood Mobile Home Park.
He leaves his loving wife, Priscilla A. (Danielson) Paul of Winchendon; his three daughters, Cheryl Paul-Bradley and her husband John of Troy NH, Brenda Kosakowski and her husband Steven of Ashburnham, and Karen LaValley and her husband William of Newark OH; two brothers, Leo Paul of Winchendon and George Paul of Templeton; a sister, Dorothy Norris of Baldwinville; six grandchildren, Zane, Thomas, Ian, Arianna, Danielle and Zachary; and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by many brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 10 A.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon.
Calling hours will be held in the funeral home Friday, December 20, 2019 from 5 to 7 P.M.
Burial will take place in Riverside Cemetery at a later date
Memorial donations may be made to the Murdock Alumni Scholarship Fund, 3 Memorial Drive, Winchendon MA 01475.