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Paul D. "Pops" Dearth

Paul D. “Pops” Dearth, age 83, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday May 30, 2021.  Paul was born in Pyrmont, Ohio on February 23, 1938 to the late Walter and Leona Dearth.  He resided in Lewisburg most of his life.  He was a US Army Korean War Veteran and a member of the American Legion & VFW.  Paul was preceded in death by brothers Norman, Richard and Russell as well as the love of his life, Elizabeth.  Survivors include his son, Donald McGeehen, and many extended family members and friends.  Paul's hobbies were attending tractor shows, country music concerts, flea markets and dealing with antiques.  Paul also had a TV and radio repair shop with many loyal customers.  He was an avid fan of the Cincinnati Reds & Cincinnati Bengals.  Paul was a frequent patron of Midway Restaurant in Lewisburg, The Eaton Place in Eaton and Rob's Restaurant in Brookville.  Paul was buried at the Dayton National VA Cemetery in Dayton, OH.  Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, Eaton, OH is assisting with arrangements.  Donations in Paul's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.  Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Pops is a great man to me always has been since the age I turn 15 he took me in into his home at 2121 Price Rd. Lewisburg Ohio where I grew up Ill never forget at the age of 16 he bought me my first brand new pick up truck from Fred first Ford in Richmond Indiana I could not believe that a man didnt have to be a father to me but he made a promise to my real father that he would take care of me and he certainly did I will never forget this man for the rest of my entire life not fair on some things but we will get through this and I promise you that he will have his wishes thank you to the funeral home. Members everybody who attended thank you from the bottom of my heart God bless rest in peace Pops to I see you again I love you . Your son Donald Keiith McGeehen

Donald Mcgeehen Jun 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul D. "Pops" Dearth

Donald Mcgeehen Jun 16 2021 12:00 AM