Lawrence A. Pauls age 69, ofCorning,passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2005 at his home surrounded by his family.
Born in Sunbury, PA on August 23, 1935, he was the son of Samuel and Stella Pauls. After graduating from Sunbury High School, he served in the United States Navyand was honorably discharged at the rank of SK-2 in 1956. He attended Bucknell University where he received both Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees in Mechanical Engineering. He married Fay Bingaman on August 29, 1958 in Sunbury, PA.
Larry was employed his entire 30 year career with Corning Incorporated beginning in 1962 in the Process Research Center. He retired in 1993 after many US and international assignments.
Larry was a member of Tau Beta Pi andthe Society of Mechanical Engineers, was an avid gardener, loved pleasure boating, building, carpentry, and camping.
He is survived byhis loving wife of 47 years, Fay, one daughter, Sherry (Gary) Brion of Corning; four sons; Dan (Terrie) Pauls of Moss Point, MS; Tim Pauls of Ocean Springs, MS; Andrew (Jacqueline) Pauls of Grayslake, IL; Stan (Sandi) Pauls of Elizabethtown, PA; one sister, Alice Rita (Donald) Schreffler of Belvadere, NJ; one brother, Stan (Nancy) Pauls of South Plainsfield, NJ; grandchildren, Dallas, Jessica, Samantha, Dustin, Amber, Megan, Hannah, and Matthew; many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be directed to Southern Tier Hospice, Inc., 11751 East Corning Road, Corning, NY 14830 or to the American Cancer Society, 1400 Winton Road North, Rochester, NY 14609-5896.