Paul Vincent Gettelfinger



Paul V. Gettelfinger, age 101, passed away Monday, November 9, 2015. Paul was born October 11, 1914 near Ramsey to the late Joseph A. and Laura E. Engleman Gettelfinger. He was retired from E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company, Louisville, Kentucky, a farmer, former President of St. Bernard Cemetery Board, lay minister at St. Bernard, Knight of Columbus Council 1808, Lanesville, Indiana, Sagamore of Wabash and current member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.

Also, preceding him in death were his wife, Corinne Pate Gettelfinger; sons, James & Larry Gettelfinger; daughter, Paula Craig; brothers, Ralph, Clarence, John, Clement & Wilfrid Gettelfinger; sisters, Sister Mary Gemma Gettelfinger, Mildred Pate & Lodema Simon.

Surviving are children, Marilyn (Mike, deceased) O’Connor of Nashville, TN Steve (Sarah, deceased) Gettelfinger of Louisville, KY, Ronald (Judy) Gettelfinger of Louisville, KY, David (Connie) Gettelfinger of Sana Rosa, FL, Brian (Donna, deceased) Gettelfinger of Ramsey, IN, Cathy (Randy) Sherrod of Depauw, IN, Richard (Sandy) Gettelfinger of Corydon, IN, Louis Gettelfinger of Depauw, IN, Jerry (Jane) Gettelfinger of Depauw, IN; daughter- in-law, Carolyn Gettelfinger of Thiensville, WI; 14 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 11 A.M. Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 at Saint Joseph Catholic Church, Corydon, IN with burial in Saint Bernard Catholic Cemetery, Depauw, IN.

Visitation 2 - 7 P.M. Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 and after 9 A.M. Friday at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Hwy 64 NW, Ramsey, IN

Memorials to American Cancer Society, 701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, KY 40213.

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