Paul Edward Keim died on Saturday, June 19, 2014, at Glaylord Hospital in Wallingford, Conn.
Born on June 11, 1953, in Cleveland, he was the son of the late Edward and Margaret (Aughbaugh) Keim.
He moved his family to Southington in 1990, and worked as a self-employed carpenter and painter.
He was an avid train collector and was a devoted and loving father.
He leaves two sons, Justin Keim, Carla and her sons, Devan and Nolan, all of Southington; Jeron Keim of Plantsville; his former spouse and lifelong friend, Susan Keim of Southington; a brother, Joel Keim, and a sister, Peggy (Joe) Leschinski, both of Archbold; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at 6 p.m., at St. Martin Lutheran Church in Archbold. Calling hours are Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, from 4-6 p.m.