Paul E. O’ Toole (October 13, 1926 – October 5, 2011)

Paul E. O’ Toole, 84, of Zanesville, passed away at his residence at 8:15 AM Wednesday October 5, 2011.
He was born October 13, 1926 in Zanesville the son of the late Herbert H. and Florence Eppley O’ Toole. Paul was a proud WW II Veteran of the US Army, a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, American Legion Post 29 and IBEW. He retired from the receiving department of General Electric in 1991. Paul’s main interest in life was his wife and three daughters.
Paul is survived by his wife Josephine Wilson O’ Toole whom he married in August of 1955, daughters: Terri O ‘Toole of Zanesville, Becky (Don) Taylor of Edgewater, FL and Lori Hoopes of Zanesville, several nieces and nephews and his pet cat and companion Hootie.
Preceding him were his parents and son-in-law: Joe Hoopes in 2006.
Visitation for Paul will be 4:00 – 7:00 Friday October 7, 2011 at the Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave with Christian Vigil service at 7:00. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 am Saturday October 8, 2011 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church with Father Martin Ralko as celebrant. Committal service with full military honors will follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Paul’s memory to: The Animal Shelter Society, Inc. 1430 Newark Road Zanesville, OH 43701.
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