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Paul Kenneth Pfalzgraf

April 28, 1929 ~ September 16, 2018 (age 89)
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Paul Kenneth Pfalzgraf, 89, of Meadville, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Wesbury United Methodist Community.


He was born April 28, 1929 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late August and Magdeline Schmale Pfalzgraf.  He married Florence Jeanne Coulter June 14, 1952 and she preceded him in death October 29, 2008.


Ken was a graduate of Oliver High School and the University of Pittsburgh.  A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Marines Corps in the Mediterranean.


Ken was employed at Talon in human resources, taught business classes at Alliance and Thiel Colleges, in human resources at C & J Industries and Wesbury from where he retired.


A member of Stone United Methodist Church and it’s choir, Ken was a member of the Kiwanis Club of Meadville, Masonic Lodge 408, New Castle Consistory, Royal Arch Society, and Knights Templar.  He enjoyed golfing and bowling.


Survivors include a son, Richard N. Pfalzgraf of Meadville; a daughter, Susan K. Reidel (Glenn) of Northville, MI; two granddaughters, Jennifer Schamber (Walter) and Kimberly Lohr (Murray); and four great-granddaughters, Sophia and Isabella Schamber and Lillian and Opal Lohr.


Calling hours will be Wednesday, September 19th from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, September 20th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the ROBERT W. WAID FUNERAL HOME, 581 CHESTNUT ST., MEADVILLE with a Masonic service Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.


The funeral service will be Thursday, September 20th at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Sarah Roncolato, Pastor of Stone United Methodist Church, officiating.


Interment will be in Greendale Cemetery with military honors provided by VFW Post 2006.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Stone United Methodist Church, 956 S. Main St., Meadville, PA 16335 or Knights Templar Eye Foundation, 1033 Long Prairie Rd., Suite 5, Flower Mound, TX 75022.


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Donations may be made to:

Stone United Methodist Church
956 S. Main Street, Meadville PA 16335
Tel: 1-814-724-6736

Knights Templar Eye Foundation
1033 Long Prairie Road, Suite 5, Flower Mound TX 75022

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