Genevieve “Genny” Paul, 87, of Grand Rapids, OH, passed away at 12:55
a.m., Monday, February 11, 2019, at the Bowling Green Manor. She was born on June 10, 1931 in Putnam County, Ohio to the late Leo and Gertrude (Scheckelhoff) Schroeder. She married Stephen Joseph Paul on June 12,
1954, and he preceded her in death on August 30, 2015.
Genny is survived by her sons: Tom (Jan) Paul of Marblehead, OH and Kenny (Kay) Paul of Cygnet, OH; her daughters: Rebecca (Jeff) Lientz of North Baltimore, Constance (Steve) Raabe of Delaware, OH, Linda (Dan) Nay of Marengo, OH, and Nancy (Chuck) Frankart of Fostoria; her sister, Lou Ann (Jack) Borer of FL; her beloved grandchildren: Jennifer Warren, Stephen Paul, Melanie DeLong, DeAnna Nay, David Nay, Christine Paul, Greg Paul, Tony Paul, and Kari Paul; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her brothers: Homer, Donald, Clare and
Stephen Schroeder; and her sister, Grace White.
Genny was a homemaker, a longtime member of Holy Family Catholic Church, North Baltimore, and the Findlay Elks Lodge #75. She was a loving mother of six and had a special place in her heart for all children.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, February
14, 2019, at Holy Family Catholic Church, North Baltimore, with Father
Arthur J. Niewiadomski, Celebrant. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m.
– 1:00 p.m., Thursday at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, prior to the Mass. Where the Rosary will be said at 10:00 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Association. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithcrates.com.