ELROY

Paul R. DeCoto

March 3, 1928 - June 28, 2009

Paul Raymond DeCoto of Elroy, formerly of New Berlin, died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at his home at age 81. He was born March 3, 1928, in Bruce, the son of Ellis and Edabelle (nee Repean) DeCoto. 

Paul served his country in the U.S. Army. In October 1956, he married the former Fern Noble. He enjoyed farming among many other things.

Paul will be sadly missed by his wife, Fern of Elroy; his daughter, Marcia (Ellick) Roberts of New Berlin; seven grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; his brothers, Allen DeCoto and Daniel (Shirley) DeCoto; sisters, Dora Jenness, Betty Luce and Neva Arnold; along with other relatives and many friends. 

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Carol Kozlowski; brothers, Walter, Warren and Wilbur; and his sister, Lyla Arnold.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service Thursday, July 2, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will immediately follow the service at Prairie Home Cemetery. 

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.