Funeral services for 87 year old Paul E. Coller, 4428 State Highway 310, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Buck Funeral Home in Norfolk with Rev. Msgr. John Murphy presiding. Burial will be held in the Visitation Cemetery, Norfolk. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norfolk on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 11 a.m. Mr. Coller passed away Wednesday morning at his home.
Paul is survived by his two sons, Thaddeus “Ted” and Darlene Coller and Francis and Julie Coller, both of Norfolk; and five grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. The family would also like to acknowledge and send thanks to all of his caregivers, Sandi Pendleton, Sheri Sharlow, Jessica Saxby, Courtney Cabamiss, Tina Garrow and Barb Mopaw.
He was born in Russell, on April 25, 1925 to the late Earl E. and Mildred LaClair Coller. Paul married Helen Hurteu. He worked for the Niagara Mohawk Power Company for 38 years, retiring as a Hydro Maintenance Foreman. Paul at one time owned and operated Seaway Apiaries (Honeybee’s). Paul was a member of the Niagara Mohawk 25 year Club, a past member of the Quebec Brook Hunting Club in Santa Clara and was a member of the Church of the Visitation in Norfolk and the Norfolk American Legion.
Paul enjoyed farming and tending to his honeybee’s. Paul served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Memorial Donations can be made to the Norfolk Rescue Squad. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com . The Buck Funeral Home in Norfolk is serving the family of Paul E. Coller.