PAUL A. GREVE age 92, beloved husband for 58 years of the late Muriel (nee Mannino); loving father of Paul, Jr. (wife Lynn), Nancy Rodeno (husband Michael), Joseph (wife Sherri), Thomas (fiancé Chesane Meakin), Rosemary Greve (husband Brian Dorr), Daniel (wife Jolene) and father-in-law of Mary Greve; devoted grandfather of Michael, Sarah Keller (husband Michael), Kate Holmes (husband Dylan), Lauren, Christopher, Gregory, Joseph, Michael, Anthony, Margaret Kushnar-Dorr, and the late Morgan Kushnar-Dorr, and great-grandfather of Emma, Cameron and Connor; dearest brother of Carol Patry (husband Paul, deceased) and the late George, Jr. (wife Nancy, deceased); and brother-in-law of Joanne Mannino and the late Carole Specht and Maria Laditka; dear uncle and great-uncle of many. World War II U.S. Navy Veteran.
Paul was born September 10, 1925 and passed away April 26, 2018 at Jennings Center for Older Adults where he was a resident for 3.5 years. He was a parishioner of Communion of Saints (St. Ann Catholic Church) for over 60 years. Paul graduated from Euclid Shore High School in 1943 and graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1948 where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. Paul was a Boy Scout leader and a member of Kiwanis in Collinwood. He was an independent insurance agent for over 50 years and was a onetime partner of Lou “The Toe” Groza; finishing his career with Brooks and Stafford Insurance Company. He was a big supporter of the Cleveland Orchestra and enjoyed running, golfing, oil painting and drawing. Paul was very outgoing, engaging and hardworking. He had a great sense of humor and was very dedicated to his wife, family and church. He will be dearly missed.
Contributions may be made in memory of Paul to Paul & Muriel Greve Memorial Endowment Fund c/o Jennings Center for Older Adults 10204 Granger Rd., Garfield Hts., 44125.
Mass of Christian Burial Monday, April 30, 2018 at 10 AM at St. Ann Catholic Church of Communion of Saints Parish (Coventry at Cedar) concluding with Military Honors. Cremation following by DeJohn Crematory. Private burial will take place at All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Paul at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID, 4600 MAYFIELD RD. (just east of Green Rd.) SUNDAY 2-6 PM.Print This Obituary & Condolences