Paul L. Kehl, 77, of Kettering, Ohio, passed away in Columbus, on Saturday (Oct. 6, 2012).
He graduated from high school in Marietta, attended Marietta College, served in the U.S. Marine Corps, and received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Dayton. Paul was an accomplished and enthusiastic photographer, bow hunter, model plane and kit car builder, marksman, astronomer, race car driver, painter, disc jockey, golfer, landscape designer, carpenter, teacher, and - most importantly - a loving, devoted husband, son, brother, brother-in-law, and uncle.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Cynda; parents, Annabelle and Howard Kehl; parents-in-law, Russell and Kay Bayliff; brother-in-law, Don Huey; infant grand niece, Hailey Hanna; and beloved canine friends.
Survived by his brother, Earl Kehl (Martha); sisters-in-law, Lynda Huey and Sandra Keefer (Michael); nephews, Michael Keefer (Edith Goldman), Eric Ransom (Nikki), and Paul Kehl (Alison); nieces, Gabrielle Lynch (Merrill) and Amy Hanna (James); grandnieces, Riley Ransom, Ella Ransom, Dovie Lynch, and Lindsay Kehl; longtime neighbors and friends, Linda and Harry Keifer, Jane Rosenkranz, and the Van Gang.
Private remembrance. Gifts may be made in Paul's memory to: SICSA (stray animal adoption), 2600 Wilmington Place, Kettering, Ohio, 45419. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.routsong.com.