Paul Leonard Plummer, 90, of 1630 South County Farm Road Warsaw, Indiana and formerly of Papakeechie Lake, died on 1/16/2010 at 11:00 am at Miller's Merry Manor, Warsaw, Indiana. He was born on August 8, 1919 in Wells County, Indiana.
Paul was born to John F. and Emma (Scrogham) Plummer. He lived in Kosciusko County for the past 25 years and was married to Ailene Bell (Squires) Plummer, whom preceded him in death in May of 2005.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a Private 1st Class with the 9th Armored Infantry. He served in the European Theater – Northern France, Rhineland, Central Europe and the Ardennes, receiving a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. He was also a member of the American Legion
Paul is survived by 2 daughters; Paulene Klaver, Cameron, North Carolina
Jan (and spouse Steve) Knispel, Warsaw, Indiana
3 sons; David Plummer, Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Steven (and spouse Cathy) Plummer, Fort Wayne, Indiana
James Plummer, Indianapolis, Indiana
9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Services will be held at Southpark Cemetery, Columbia City, Indiana on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at 11:00 am with Chaplain Tom Everett officiating. Burial will be at Southpark Cemetery, Columbia City, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. The family request memorial contributions be made to the American Legion Post #49, Nursing Scholarship Fund, 301 North Buffalo Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580.