Raymond "Gator" Paul

August 18, 1950 ~ September 2, 2020 (age 70)


Raymond “Gator” Paul, 70, of Medina, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020.

Ray was born August 18, 1950 to the late Joseph and Laurel (nee Everiss) Paul.  He was a lifelong resident of Medina.  Ray worked as a load operator for Osborne Concrete for over 20 years and his family admired him for his hard work ethic and dedication to his job.

Ray was a member of the Medina Eagles, Medina Moose, American Legion Post 8 and the VFW Post 5137 for many years.

He was an avid Harley Davidson motorcyclist, enjoyed spending winters in Florida with his wife after retirement, and adored his fur babies Chloe and Lacey.

He will be greatly missed his high school sweetheart to whom he was married for 50 years, Joyce (nee Metter) and cherished daughter, Nicole (Matt) Widenmeyer. He was the brother of Jeff Paul and Elizabeth Kimble.

At Ray’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no services.

The Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City has the honor of serving the Paul Family.


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