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Paul R. Minix
February 26, 1955 - March 31, 2011
CULVER â€” Paul R. Minix, 56, of Culver, died at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31, 2011 at his home, surrounded by his family.
He was born Feb. 26, 1955 in Winamac to Mitchell and Katherine (Bailey) Minix.
On July 14, 1973, in Knox, he married Donna J. Harness.
She survives, along with one son: Matthew W. (Debra) Minix of Culver; two daughters: Sarah L. (Curtis) Minix of Rochester; Rhonda L. (Jesse) Bitterling of Star City; and nine grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers: Mark Minix and Larry Minix, both of Rochester; and four sisters: Pam Minix of Rochester, Eleanor Frakes of Winamac, Patty Minix of Rochester and Joan Minix of Culver.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one grandson, Levi Minix, and a brother-in-law, Kelly Frakes.
Paul was employed for over 20 years with Conrail as a mechanic, machine operator and hydro spiker. He was a member and past president of the pool league, member of ABATE of Starke County and a member of Brothers of the Third Wheel.
Cremation will take place and a memorial dinner will be held at a later date. Please contact the family for date and time. Elkhart Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be given to the family.