Paul Richard Strantz, age 72, a resident of McLeansboro, IL passed away at 1:42 pm on Monday, August 15th, 2016 at the Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.
He was born on February 23rd, 1944 in Peoria, IL to his parents Orville Strantz & Audrey Fisher.
He was a retired truck driver.
He was preceded in death by both parents, a son Paul Strantz Jr., and 2 brothers: Roger Strantz & Michael Strantz.
He is survived by 4 daughters: Christina Strantz (significant other Curtis Jeffries) of McLeansboro, Kimberly Moles of McLeansboro, Paula Strantz (significant other Dave Smith) of McLeansboro, and Patricia (husband Edgar) Irvin of McLeansboro; 3 brothers: Robert Strantz of Hawaii, Bill (wife Sandy) Lane of Colorado Springs, CO; and Tom (wife Judy) Lane of Marquette Heights, IL; 2 sisters: Judy (husband Norton) Hardin of East Peoria, IL; and Linda Kibler of Manito, IL; 8 grandchildren, and special friend Sue Sullivan of McLeansboro.
A formal service will be planned at a later date.
The Gholson Funeral Home of McLeansboro is assisting the family.
Published on August 23, 2016