Paul Wands

April 7, 1928 – May 13, 2006

Paul Wands, 78, of Sweet Home, died May 13, 2006 at Lebanon Community Hospital.

He retired from the Navy and later from Boeing while living in California. He came to Sweet Home in the 1970s and married Geralyn Matson in 1977. His hobbies included radio-controlled airplanes, boating, fishing, and hunting. He was a volunteer at Sweet Home Gleaners and SHEM.

He is survived by his wife, Geralyn, his daughters, Debbie Jo Peterson of Sweet Home and Paula Intini of Reseda, Calif., seven grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and many great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters.

Workman & Steckly Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.