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Monday April 2nd, 2018
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Paul A. Singer

Singer, Paul A., 85, of Johnstown. Passed away surrounded by his loving family on March 29, 2018, at Windber Hospice.  Born August 16, 1932 in Johnstown.  Son of the late Melvin and Nellie (Siehl) Singer.  Also preceded in death by his loving wife, Marjorie R. (Cober) Singer; siblings Melvin, Thomas, and George Singer; and granddaughter Cassandra L. Singer.  Survived by these children:  Kellee (Jack) Shirk, Todd (Shelly), Scott (Tammy), Jon (Tammy), and Tina (Craig) Springer.  Also 13 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.  Brother of Richard Singer.  1950 graduate of Johnstown High School.  Army veteran of the Korean War serving as a medic.  Member of Locust Grove Church of the Brethren.  Retired as Pattern Shop Foreman for Johnstown Plant, US Steel Corp.  After retirement he opened his own pattern shop “Woodworking Specialties.”  Paul was a deacon at Locust Grove C.O.B. He and his wife Marge were foster parents for 33 years to 68 children.  He was also an exchange student parent, Sunday School teacher, 4-H Leader Horse & Pony Club. Paul loved spending time with his family and friends, farming, model trains, auto racing and his ’56 T-Bird.  Friends received 3-8 PM Monday and from 10 AM to time of service at 11 Tuesday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Interment at Richland Cemetery. The Singer Family wishes to thank Paul’s many friends for their support and love.  Special thanks to the Windber Hospice Unit staff and volunteers for their compassionate care. Contributions may be made to Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, PA  15963, in memory of Paul. (Online condolences may be posted to (www.wharrisfuneralhome.com)


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A candle was lit in memory of Paul Singer

Svea Sep 3 2018 12:00 AM

Remembering the family at our time of loss. May Gods love sustain us all but especially you kids. With much love

Uncle Rich Apr 4 2018 12:00 AM

Your dad is greatly missed, Uncle Rich is missing him so much and our family joins you in thoughts and prayers.
Uncle Paul and I used to watch Zorro together when I would visit grandma Singer in the summer time. We used to run around in his blue Thunderbird. I know Becky remembers him taking her for horseback rides in Johnstown as a little girl. Our dad's would call and talk to each other about teaching at church as they both taught classes in their churches. I loved his laugh and and smiles! You are close to our hearts at this time!
Uncle Rich
Becky, Judi & Randy (Singer) Seeders, Rick and Celia Singer

Judi Seeders (Singer) Apr 4 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Singer

Marty and Lori Horner Apr 2 2018 12:00 AM

Kellee,

So sorry to hear of your Fathers passing. I have nothing but fond memories of him when I hung out at your house as a child. He was a loving, caring, and giving person. May fond memories help you during your time of grief.
With Love

-Cindy Wentz Levi Apr 2 2018 12:00 AM

So very sorry for your family's loss. Mr Singer was affectionately known by many children at Kellee's, including my daughter Jill, as Pappy Singer. Jill always spoke so happily about him. May God bless him and your family.

Missy (Haberkorn) Smith Apr 2 2018 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was ordered on April 1, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Apr 1 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Singer

Lisa McKinney & Teresa Dioquino Apr 1 2018 12:00 AM

Paul was a very kind,loving man.Always joking around and picking on people. He meant a lot to Dave and I. He will definitely be missed. He taught our Sunday school class for many years and I enjoyed it and learned a lot.

Linda Kelly Apr 1 2018 12:00 AM

Paul, you were an awesome man of God! You didnt even have to utter a word but you exudes Gods goodness. I know the angels are singing and the Lord has said, Well done my good and faithful serpent! I know you and your dear wife are so happy to be together once again! May God bless your family with love, and peace, because you are at peace.

Debbie Meketa Mar 31 2018 12:00 AM

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