OCALA, Fla.

Paul Joseph Tortomasi

Nov. 13, 1923 - Jan. 11, 2008

Paul Joseph Tortomasi was born to eternal life Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at age 84 at Brolen Park Assisted Living of East Troy.

He was the husband of Helen "Lucy"; former husband of the late Cecelia; loving father of Lynda (Dave) Eicher, Jeff (Linda) Tortomasi and Rick (Jean) Tortomasi; grandfather of Chris, Jon (Jessie) Joel, Scott (Sara), Kim (Chad) Lorenz, Jill and seven great-grandchildren; and dear brother of Angela Narloch. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and friends.

A native of Milwaukee, Paul spent his retired life in Ocala, Fla. Paul served in the Army Air Corps during World War II as a gunner mechanic and worked hard his entire life, primarily as a truck driver.

There will be a memorial service at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at St. Adalbertís Chapel and Mausoleum, 3801 S. Sixth St., Milwaukee. Internment will be private.

Donations to the following hospices would be greatly appreciated in lieu of flowers.

The family would like to extend its deepest gratitude to the staffs at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc and Vitas Hospice of greater Milwaukee for their compassionate and loving care.