Paul E Harding, Jr., age 56 of Newark, passed on January 20, 2018, at Riverside Hospital
Paul was born on June 28, 1961, in Columbus, to Paul E Harding, Sr., and Susie Phillips Harding.
He is a graduate of Lakewood High School, attended classes at the Muskingum Area Technical College and is a US Air Force veteran.
He loved the outdoors, enjoyed camping, fishing and The OSU Buckeyes and was an ardent animal lover.
He is survived by his mother, Susie Phillips Harding; his daughter, Christina M Harding; his granddaughter and the joy of his life, Rylee J Walker; his sisters, Theresa Harding and Sue (Chuck) Wadley; his brother, Steve Harding; nephews, Bruce (Beth) Scanlon and Matthew (Jessy) Scanlon; great niece, Maria; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his father, Paul E Harding, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Vernon and Bertha Phillips; paternal grandparents, Lewis, Sr and Margery Harding; and his faithful companion, Aries.
Arrangements were with Ohio Cremation and Memorial Services. A private graveside service for immediate family members will take place in Hebron, at a later date.
A memorial page has been created at http://memorial.yourtribute.com/Paul-Harding/