Paul B. Jarrett, 83, of Clyde passed away at his residence Tuesday,Nov. 13, 2007.
He was born on June 16, 1924, in Sandusky, to James and Blanche (Barnes) Jarrett, now deceased. He married Kathryn T. Ball on Feb. 14, 1946, at the rectory of Immaculate Conception Church in Bellevue, and she preceded him in death.
Paul was employed as a millwright and carpenter. He was an Army veteran of World War II. During the war, he fought in Normandy, Northern France, the Rhineland and Central Europe. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion. He was a certified tree farmer, and won "Conservationist of the Year" in Seneca County. He enjoyed farming, hunting, fishing, gardening, raising Jack Russellterriers and loved being outdoors, especially in the woods. Paul will be remembered for his generosity and kindness to others.
He is survived by three sons, William R. (Jean) Jarrett of Clyde, Theodore M. (Kathy) Jarrett of Clyde and John G. (Sherry) Jarrett of Bellevue; two daughters, Jayne A. (Mark) Swartz of Clyde and Fawn (Mark) Doerner of Bellevue; eight grandchildren; four great-granddaughters; a brother, James Jarrett of Sandusky; and three sisters, Eva Trinter of Vermilion and Alberta Popke and Betty Roesch, both of Sandusky.
He was preceded in death by his wife; his son, Paul A. Jarrett;parents; and four brothers, William, Henry, Joe and Max Jarrett.
Friends will be received from2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where funeralservices will be at 10 a.m.Saturday. Burial will followat Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Soldiers Fund, in care of Firelands Federal Credit Union, 221 E. Main St.,Bellevue, OH 44811 or to the donor's favorite charity.