Paul Thomas Bost, 73, of Celina, died at 2:17 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y.
He was born on March 11, 1939, in Florida, Ohio, to Florence (Smith) Ludeman and Donald Bost Sr., and they preceded him in death.
In May 1961, he married Shirley Toth, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 1, 1962. On June 24, 1963, he married Mary Ann Rohr, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 14, 2001.
He is survived by his fiancee, Mary Carol Pierce; three daughters, Lori (Jim) Yaney, Lisa (Mark) Burgoon and Teresa Lynn, all of Celina; a son, Michael (Bonnie) Bost of Fayetteville, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; six brothers and sisters-in-law; two sisters and brothers-in-law.
He was preceded in death by a sister; a brother; a niece.
He served his country in the U.S. Navy.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with the Rev. Kenneth Alt, C.PP.S., officiating. Interment will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Marys Catholic Cemetery in Celina.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be made at LHDfuneralhome.com.