The Van Wert County Courthouse

Friday, Apr. 12, 2024

Paul F. Doster

Paul F. Doster, 75, of Paulding, died Saturday, April 28, 2012, at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, Ind.

He was born November 4, 1936, in Broughton, the son of the late Lester H. and Kathryne T. (Densmore) Doster. On September 21, 1963, he married Patricia Ann (McClish) Doster, who survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Chris (Sally) Doster of Paulding and Todd (Rhonda) Doster of Auburn, Ind.; eight grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.

A son, Scott Doster; and two brothers, Donald and Robert Doster, also preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 3, at Den Herder Funeral Home in Paulding, with Pastor Eileen Kochensparger officiating. Burial will be in Hedges Cemetery in rural Paulding County, with graveside military rites performed by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 587 in Paulding.

Calling hours are from 2:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, and an hour prior to services on Thursday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials: Donor’s choice.

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POSTED: 04/30/12 at 6:17 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries