|Paul George Criqui, 82, of Linton, passed away at 12:20 A. M. Monday, April 16, 2012 at Linton Nursing & Rehab Center.
He was born July 3, 1929 in Buffalo, NY, to Edward Simon & Anna Mary (Rebhan) Criqui.
Paul retired from Kelsey Hayes in Michigan, he worked at Kirby Risk, Bedford, and security at Greene Co. Hospital after moving to Indiana. He was a member of Saron United Church of Christ, he had served in the U. S. Coast Guard. He graduated from St. Joseph Catholic High School, Canasius College, both in Buffalo.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Elaine (Rowley) Criqui; 3 children, Eric (Dian) Roblin, Ft. Worth, Texas; Jill Thompson, Bloomfield; Pamela (Steve) Pestretto, Granby, Conn.; 7 grandchildren, Catherine, Kurt, Jessica, Kyle, Kameron, Michaela and Juliana; 3 great grand, Madison, Lillian and Kyle, Jr.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers and 1 sister; 1 son, Geoffrey Roblin; one son-in-law, Michael Thompson.
Memorial service, Saron United Church of Christ, 440 NE 1st St. Linton, 6:00 P. M. Friday, April 20, 2012, with Mike Roth officiating.
Friends may call at Saron Church after 5:00 P. M. Friday.
Memorials may be given to Saron United Church of Christ instead of Flowers.
Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com.