2008-05-03 / Obituaries

Paul A. Drewes

Paul Arthur Drewes, age 73 of Thornville, passed away April 22, 2008, from a long struggle with Alzheimer's at The Inn at FairfieldVillage, Lancaster.

He was born July 1,1934, in Columbus to the late Alvin and Gertrude (Metzger) Drewes. Paul was a graduate of Capital University in 1958 and The Ohio State University in 1962. He was a teacher in Bexley and then a teacher and principal in Worthington. He retired in 1991 and moved to the Buckeye Lake area. He was an active member of the Christ Lutheran Church in Bexley, then became a member at Grace Lutheran Church in Thornville.

Paul is survived by his wife, Dawn (Ebersole); children, Jody (Peter) Fernandez of Florida, Neil Drewes of Millersport and Jill (Brian) Maiher of Carroll; grandchildren, Peter D. Fernandez of Tennessess, Elizabeth Fernandez of Florida and Eric and Faith Drewes; brother, Donald (Susan) Drewes of Tennessee; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to this parents, he is preceded in death by brother, William Drewes.

A memorial service was held April 26, 2008 at Grace Lutheran Church with Pastor Jeff Morlock officiating. Memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, PO Box 284, Thornville, Ohio 43076 or Odyssey Hospice of Gahanna. Online condolences can be made at : www. boringsheridanfuneralhomes.com.

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