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Paul Anton German

July 28, 1961 ~ May 20, 2023 (age 61) 61 Years Old

Paul German Obituary

Paul Anton German was born to the Union of the late Barbara and Roy German on July 28,1961 in Louisville, Kentucky.  

In 2011, Paul confessed his life to Christ and join Portland Memorial Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky under the leadership of the late Pastor Arthur Smith 

He graduated from Trinity High School and served 18 years as a Sergeant in Platoon 438 MP Company, National Guard, United States Military. Before his illness transgressed, Paul was employed with MSD for eight years. 

Paul was known for being a jokester and laughter surely followed. A man of enormous heart, never met a stranger and had conversation and advice for all.

Paul enjoyed music and dancing but most importantly spending time with family and friends. He was also a devoted Louisville Cardinals fan. 

On May 20, 2023, he departed this life and gained his wings. He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted and loving wife, Patricia German.  Children: Paula German, Mary German, Constance Shoulder, De’ Andra Nicole Fitcheard, Patricia Kidd (Sir James “Bam”) Sherlrice Ellis, Christy Fields (Alonzo “Choo”) and Rob Sherman. Siblings: Christine German, William German, and Fredrick German. Mother-n-law: Elizabeth Calloway.
Twenty- one grandchildren, Ten great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends. 

On behalf of his wife, Patricia German and family we would like to acknowledge and thank Connie Grant for all her help and support during this difficult time. As well as his brother in arms Sterling Nelson. We love you both and thank you.

The family of Paul German would like to acknowledge all expressions of sympathy, and acts of kindness, extended to them during this time of bereavement. 

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give you. I do not give it to you as the world gives. Do not let your heart be troubled and do not be afraid. You heard me say. I am going away and I am coming back to you. If you loved me, you would be glad that I am going to the father, for the father is greater than I. John 14; 27-28

Memorial services will be at W T Shumake & Daughters Home Funeral Home
3815 Newburg Rd, Louisville, KY 40218
Wednesday May 31st 11-1

Following Memorial Services 
3pm - 7 pm
716 E Broadway Louisville, KY 40202 

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Funeral Service
May 31, 2023

3:00 PM


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