Edward B. â€œBudâ€ Paquin, 83, of Brunswick, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 1, 2008, in Cleveland.
He was born Oct. 20, 1924, in Mansfield. He was a retired engineer for AT&T/Ohio Bell. He was a member of Cuyahoga Falls Masonic Lodge and Polaris Christian Church of Brunswick. Mr. Paquin loved flying, Campus Life and camping.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Jane (Ash) Paquin of Brunswick; daughters, Terry Lee Wood of Cincinnati, Gail Ann (Richard) Campbell of North Olmsted and Bonnie Jean Cremeans of Medina; sons, Andrew (Bianca) Brent of Brunswick and Richard Rodriguez of Middleburg Heights.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Edward and Mary Vesta (nee Brent) Paquin; sisters, Maryan Miller and Patricia Spry; and son-in-law, Roy Wood.
Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road (state Route 303 at Interstate 71). The Rev. Alex Poindexter will officiate.
Burial: Eastlawn Memory Gardens, Brunswick.
Visiting hours: 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Youth for Christ, Campus Life, P.O. Box 626, Brunswick, 44212.