Paul R. Darby (May 29, 1956 – June 5, 2010)


Paul R. Darby, 54 of Zanesville , OH died 12:53 AM Saturday, June 05, 2010 at Genesis Good Samaritan CCU Zanesville OH following a nine year battle with kidney disease.

He was born Tuesday, May 29, 1956 in Zanesville OH the son of Earl and Genova (Gump) Darby.

Paul was a Minnesota Vikings fan, enjoyed racing and used to race at National Trails, building model cars, fishing, and spending time with his family & friends.

He is survived by his wife of the home, Susan E. ( Corder ) Darby whom he married Sunday, May 03, 1981; two sons Kenneth (Danielle) Darby and Keith (Brittany) Darby; two step-sons Kevin (Shannon) Corder and Steven (Sarah) Darby all of Zanesville. 14 step grandchildren. A brother Rick (Louise) Darby and one sister Mary Darby both of Zanesville. Several nieces and nephews. Five sisters in law , Stacy (Bryan) Brooks, Lynn Darby, Barbara Lincicome, Brenda Wills and Drema (Jim) Ward all of Zanesville; a brother in law William Maxwell of Mt. Perry, many friends including special friends Ruth and Tricia Harter of Zanesville. He was preceded in death in addition to his parents, by three brothers Jim, Gary and Steve Darby, and a sister Darlene Maxwell.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm on Monday June 7th with Funeral Services at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 08, 2010 at Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville OH with Mary Perone officiating. Burial will conclude in the Fultonham Cemetery Fultonham OH .

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