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Thursday, January 23, 2014 9:28 PM

Aug. 23, 1935-Jan. 23, 2014


Caroline “Tiny” Pavel, 78, of Delphos died at 8:43 a.m. Thursday at Vancrest Healthcare Center.

She was born Aug. 23, 1935, in Delphos to George and Dora (Kitchen) Hoffman, who preceded her in death.

She married Lowell “Topp” Pavel, who preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 2003.

Survivors include two sons, Ronald (Linda) Pavel of Leipsic and Keith Pavel of Chillicothe; a daughter, Janet (Vernie) Gales of Spencerville; six grandchildren, Sandra Miller, Eric Pavel, Jackie Wood, Brian Pavel, Allen Pavel and Heather Pavel; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by two children, Gregory and Gordon Pavel; one brother; and five sisters.

Mrs. Pavel was a homemaker and member of Delphos Wesleyan Church and American Legion Post 268 in Delphos.

Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, Pastor Pam King officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to Vancrest Healthcare Center.

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