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Willard S. Paugh, Jr.
Issue Date: February 15, 2017
Willard S. Paugh, Jr., 86, of Marinette, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the Luther Home in Marinette.
Born Aug. 8, 1930 in Marinette to Willard S. Paugh, Sr. and Norma (Peth) Paugh, he graduated from Marinette High School in 1948 and UW-Madison in 1956. He served in the United States Navy from 1948 until 1952. On Sept. 5, 1953, he married the former Delores King in Marinette.
He worked at R.R. Donnelley Co. in executive management from 1956 until retiring in 1986. Through the years, the couple lived in many states and enjoyed golfing, traveling and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Delores; three children, Debra Glodowski (and the late Terry) of Madison, Robert (Toya) of Chipley, Fla. and Thomas of Crawfordsville, Ind.; a brother, Steven Paugh of Madison; a brother-in-law, Herbert (Gladys) King, Jr. of Green Bay and a sister-in-law, Laurita Berggren (the late James) of Switzerland.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Brett and an infant brother, Darrell.
Friends may call at Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home in Marinette on Monday, Feb. 13 from 11 a.m. until time of the funeral services at noon. Chaplain Darrel Diers officiated with burial in Forest Home Cemetery.