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Paul R. "Punch" Shiverdecker

September 18, 1934 ~ September 16, 2017 (age 82)

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Paul Richard “Punch” Shiverdecker 82, of Piqua, Ohio passed away on Saturday September 16, 2017 at Hospice of Miami County after a battle with Cancer. He was born on September 18, 1934 in Celina, Ohio to Noah Albert and Fairel (Houts) Shiverdecker. On June 20, 1988 he married Michelle (Maxwell) Shiverdecker, who survives in Piqua. Paul is also survived by his children: son Rick (Susan) Shiverdecker of Dayton, daughter Paula Thornton of South Carolina, 5 grandchildren Travis, Dustin, Misty, Chassity, Steve Allen, several great grandchildren, a good friend Larry Ross and father-in-law Charles W. Maxwell of Circleville. Preceding him in death were his parents, brothers James Lee Shiverdecker, Albert Eugene Shiverdecker and his sister Mary Ann (Charles K.) Weir. Paul graduated from Celina High School in 1952. He was a Meat Cutter and retired in 1999 from the Piqua Foods Marketplace in Piqua. He was a proud life member of the National Rifle Association. He was a trap shooting and skeet shooting instructor and taught at the Amateur Trapshooting Association Grand held in Vandalia. Paul was a member of the Celina Moose Lodge and a member of the Elks. He was on the Board of Governor’s for the Elks #786 in Sidney. He also enjoyed playing Golf and loved to ride motorcycles. A private family funeral services will be held in North Grove Cemetery. The Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina has been entrusted with Paul’s services. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society Norhtwest Ohio Region Office 740 Commerce Dr. Suite B, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551. Condolences may be left at

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
740 Commerce Dr. Suite B, Perrysburg OH 43551
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

 Service Information

Private Services

North Grove Cemetery
1205 N. Main St.
Celina, OH 45822

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