December 3, 2013

Paul Kochel


---- — Paul Kochel, 93, Logansport, passed away with his family near at 7:43 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Woodbridge Health Campus, Logansport.

Born on June 29, 1920, in Star City, he was the son of the late Harry and Pearl (Dewitt) Kochel.

On June 28, 1941, in Royal Center, Paul married Betty M. Scott, who preceded him in death on Nov. 19, 2011.

Paul was an Army veteran who retired from Exide Corp. in 1983. He enjoyed fishing, farming and telling stories.

Survivors include daughter, Patt Meyer of Logansport; granddaughter, Melissa (Brian) Marcum of Avon; grandsons, Mike (Dawn Griffith) Foutz, and Brian (Tracey) Foutz, both of Logansport; great-grandchildren, Brooke (Casey) LeMay, Shane, Taylor, Andrew, Matthew, Devin Foutz (Candace Foreman), and Dani and Alex Marcum; great-great-grandson Cohen LeMay; brother, Sam Kochel; friend of the family Larry Foutz; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters.

There will be no services.

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