Paul M. Cartell, 88, of Zanesville, passed away Saturday August 18, 2012 at Emeritus Senior Living.
He was born March 1, 1924 in Hiramsburg, Ohio the son of the late George and Mary Sedlak Cartell. Paul served his country in the Civilian Conservation Corp and the Merchant Marines. He was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, graduate of Belle Valley High School, a truck driver for over 30 years, a member of teamster and American Legion Post 29. Paul enjoyed traveling all over the world especially to major league ball games.
Paul is survived by his son: Peter P. (Delicia) Cartell of Chesapeake, VA, daughter: Mary Leanne (Frank) Swartz of Zanesville, grandchildren: Lora Cartell and Mark Cartell, sister: Helen Wood of Nashport and special friend and companion of 29 years Phyllis J. Bishop and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him were his parents, wife: Joan L. Amspoker Cartell who died May 23, 1983 and 10 brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be 11:00 AM till time of service at 1:00 PM Wednesday August 22, 2012 with Pastor Mark Matzke officiating at Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. Committal service with military honors will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
To share memories and condolences with Paulâ€™s family, visit his memorial on-line registry at www.BryanSniderFuneralHome.com