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Paul E Pancake

May 22, 2019


Paul Eugene Pancake, 92 died at 6:38 p.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Van Wert Health.

He was born on May 22, 1927 in Van Wert County, the son of the late Russell and Goldie (Jewel) Pancake.   On March 21, 1954, he married Carol Jane (Stout) Pancake, who preceded him in death on July 19, 2008.

Paul was a retired farmer.  He also was a former Harrison Township Trustee, drove bus for Crestview Schools, and was a 1945 graduate of Convoy High School

Paul was a member of Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church.  He was a member of the Gideon’s International. 

Family survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Dennis J. and Rogena Pancake of Convoy; daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Ron Allison of Convoy; six grandchildren, Brian (Kelly) Pancake, Wesley (Amber) Pancake, Laura (Ryan) Collins, Brad (Katie) Allison, Kayla Allison (Mike Reed), and Eden Allison; seven great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two infant children, Ellen Sue Pancake and Dale Edward Pancake; brother, Al Pancake; and his sister, Vivian Esther Davis.

Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, 10:30 a.m. at Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church (6304 Mentzer Church Road), officiated by Rev. Wayne Kargas.  Burial will follow at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Convoy, Ohio.  Visitation is scheduled from 1-4 Sunday at Cowan & Son Funeral Home and one hour ahead of the service Monday at the church.

Memorial contribution to Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church or Gideon’s International.

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American Legion Service
May 23, 2019

4:00 PM

Funeral Service
May 27, 2019

10:30 AM
Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church
6034 Mentzer Church Road
Convoy, OH 45832

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