Paul D. DesJarlais, 67
Paul D. DesJarlais, of Elcho, died unexpectedly Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 67 years old. He was born on September 5, 1951, in Elcho, a son of the late Leon and Betsy (Glines) DesJarlais.
He was a graduate of Elcho High School with the class of 1969.
Paul was employed at Builders Service in Elcho for 35 years, retiring in 2014.
He was an avid fisherman and loved animals. He enjoyed the companionship of his two dogs, Abby and Sadie.
Survivors include son, Adam (Christi) DesJarlais of Phoenix, AZ; two grandchildren, Christian and Alexis; a sister, Kathryn (Bob) Horton of Elcho; brother, John (Patricia) DesJarlais of Antigo; special friend, Kris Anderson of Summit Lake.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Peter DesJarlais; and a sister, Karyn DesJarlais.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 13 at 10 a.m. at the United Church of Christ, Congregational in Elcho with Rev. Paul Veldman officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Langlade County Humane Society.