Paul L. Bliss Sr., 79, of Chillicothe, died at 12:32 pm Thursday,
April 2, 1998, in the Chillicothe Veterans Affairs Medical Center, folowing a six month illness. He was born December 9, 1918, in Franklin County, to the late Edward and Ocie Violet Bliss. He was married April 28, 1956, to Blanche Arledge Cunningham, who survives. Also surviving are daughter, Wilma Jean DeWeese of Chllicothe; sons and daughters-in-law, Paul L. II and Virginia Bliss, of McDermott, Ohio, George Daniel and Crystal Bliss and Randy and Bev Bliss, all of Chillicothe; 17 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; sister, Wilma Stallsmith, of Chillicothe; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers and two sisters. Paul served in the Army during World War II, and had received the Purple Heart in the Western Pacific. He had been an electrician and welder for 35 years, having been a memer of the I.B.E.W. Local 88 of Chillicothe. he was also a member of the American Legion Post 62 and Amvets Post 4. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm Monday in the Ware funeral Home, with Rev. John Hocker officiating. Burial will follow in Springbank Cemetery, where there will be military graveside rites by the Ross County Veterans Firing Squad. Friends my call at Ware's from 6-8 pm Sunday.
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