|Birth: ||Nov. 2, 1932|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2011|
~ Married to Marqua Jean Petzold - May 31, 1954 ~
THE BEST DAD EVER - HE IS MISSED SO MUCH...
~ 1953: While in Korea, Paul wrote to the Courier Journal (a newspaper in Lousiville, KY) asking for pen pals to write to a group of "lonely Marines stationed in Korea". Marqua answered his letter in February 1953 and wrote to him until his return to the US in November 1953.
~ 1954 May 30: They were married in New Washington, IN, and October 1954 they packed up their car with all their belongings, and with $100 in their pockets moved to CA, when they arrived they had $35 left. They stayed with Marqua's brother, Fritz and his family for a couple of weeks, until Paul found a job, and then they moved to Bell, CA.
~ 1957 Mar 30: Sharon Elaine was born.
~ 1959 Jul 2: Sandra Marie was born.
~ 1985 Oct: Paul and Marqua moved to Sharon Grove, KY, where Marqua became interested in genealogy and researched the Cunningham family (her mother's family).
~ 1987: they returned to CA.
~ 1999: After retirement Paul and Marqua moved to Johnson City, TN in May.
~ Paul's hobbies are model airplanes, collecting diecast cars, woodworking and puttering around in his garage (man cave) and fishing.
~ When Paul was cremated, his wife (Marqua), daughters and their husbands (Sharon/Tom and Sandi/Bob), grandchildren (Joshua, Stephen, Samantha & Samuel), and great-grand daughter (Cadence) drove from Johnson City, TN to Claymour, KY to bury his ashes between his parents (Pernie and William). It was a small family gathering, they all took part in remembering their wonderful, husband~father~grandfather~great grandfather & father-in-law. He was loved very much and will be greatly missed.
~ PAUL'S BROTHERS:
1. Thelbert Elvin, born 1/24/1917 in Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Claymour, Todd Co., KY, died 3/5/1976 in Nashville, Davidson Co., KY. (died of a massive heart attack & cancer). (Memorial #76793942)
2. Leland Eldridge, born 4/22/1920 (twin) in Glenwood Cemetery, Elkton, Todd Co., KY, died 11/21/1988 in Hopkinsville, Christian Co., KY. (died of a massive heart attack / cancer). (Memorial# 76794126)
3. Lilburn Elvis, born 4/22/1920 (twin) in Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Claymour, Todd Co., KY, died 9/13/1987 in Russellville, Logan Co., KY. (died of cancer). (Memorial# 76843514)
4. Adrian Ford, born 2/18/1923 in Glenwood Cemetery, Elkton, Todd Co., KY, died 2/4/1969 in Elkton, Todd Co., KY. (died of a gunshot wound to the head). (Memorial# 76843226)
~ Paul was the last son/brother of this family.
~ Paul died as a result of a heart attack - "ventricular fibrulation".
William Elvin Duncan (1892 - 1957)
Pernie Mabel Wilkins Duncan (1895 - 1989)
Marqua Jean Petzold Duncan (1936 - 2012)*
Thelbert Elvin Duncan (1917 - 1976)*
Lilburn Elvis Duncan (1920 - 1987)*
Leland Eldridge Duncan (1920 - 1988)*
Adrian Ford Duncan (1923 - 1969)*
Paul Edward Duncan (1932 - 2011)
Note: ~ Cremated and buried between his parents ~
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Created by: Sandi Duncan-Douglas
Record added: Dec 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81935641