Donald Claude Paugh died June 8, 2014. He was born April 6, 1933.
He lived in Hudson in the home he built on the farm his family moved to in 1947. He was a man of few words who worked hard to care for his family. He worked as a superintendent in the construction business mostly in the Cleveland area. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, reading, civil war history, needlepoint and his many pets.
He leaves his wife of 46 years, Patricia (Kausek); deceased wife of 10 years, Judy Chapin; daughters Gail Williams- Caldwell, Dorene (Don) Oakes, and Barb (Mike) Johns; grandchildren, Joyce Williams, Laura (James) Klingbeil, Jim (Renata) Oakes, Adam and Sam Williams, and Joshua Johns; great grandchildren Penelope and Lincoln Klingbeil, Anthony Oakes, Serenity, DaVonte, Sammy, Somaya and Ashley Williams. He also leaves his brother Ronald(Marion), sister Maryann Albarez (Joe), sister in law Carol (Chuck)(deceased), many nieces and nephews, and his puppy Maggie.
Cremation has taken place. The family will celebrate his life, per his request, at a picnic at a later date.
Donations in Mr. Paugh's memory may be made to Hattie Larlham, 7996 Darrow Rood, Twinsburg, Oh. 44087, or The Humane Society of Greater Akron, 7996 Darrow Road, Twinsburg, Oh. 44087, or the Poor Clare Nuns, 3501 Rocky River Dr., Cleveland, Oh. 44111.
Redmon Funeral Home handled arrangements.