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Paul L. Duwel

July 20, 1936 June 8, 2019
Paul L. Duwel
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Paul L. Duwel, 82 year-old Ketchum resident passed away, Saturday June 8, 2019 at his home. Paul was born on July 20, 1936 in Vinita to Gus Willy & Florence (Duff) Duwel. Paul graduated in 1956 from Sacred Heart School and then joined the Navy. After being honorably discharged from the Navy, he decided to move to California where he took a job at Reynolds Aluminum, where he worked as a machinist making aluminum cans. After retirement, he and his lovely wife Lucy decided to move back to Vinita in 1988. Once in Vinita, he decided to take a job at Protein Technologies and worked til 1998. And after 5 years, he decided to take a job at the local Atwoods store here in Vinita, where he stayed another 9 years. Finally, he retired for a final time, in order to spend time enjoying his grand and great grandchildren.
Paul leaves behind his lovely wife of 46 years, Lucy, three daughters Terri Lynn Paul of Claremore, Tammi Duwel of Pryor, and Terri Lee Stanley and husband Fred of Vinita, two sons Joey Duwel of Corona, California and Paul Duwel Jr of Vinita, one brother Gus Duane Duwel and wife Barbara of Vinita. He also leaves behind ten grandchildren and over a dozen great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The Celebration of Life Funeral Mass will be held at 11am on Tuesday June 11, 2019 at Saint Frances of Rome Catholic Church in Langley, Oklahoma with Father Valentine officiating. Rosary service will be held 6pm on Monday June 10, 2019 at the same location. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Compassus Hospice at . Online condolences may be made at or on our Facebook page. Arrangements are by the Burckhalter-Highsmith Funeral and Cremation Service of Vinita.

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Celebration of Life




11:00 AM 6/11/2019 11:00:00 AM
Saint Frances of Rome Catholic Church

Langley, Oklahoma

Rosary : 6pm - Monday June 19, 2019 Saint Frances of Rome Catholic Church Langley, Oklahoma

Saint Frances of Rome Catholic Church
Langley Oklahoma
United States

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Compassus Hospice

35904 OK-82
Vinita, Oklahoma 74301

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