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Paul Junior Fuchs, 78, of Fairland

Paul Junior Fuchs, 78, of Fairland, passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021 at Heritage House.


Born October 16, 1942 in Shelbyville, he was the son of Ralph & Marie (Sandefur) Fuchs.  He married Rose (Merry) Fuchs in 1968 and she passed away on August 20, 2017.


Survivors include a son Kirt L. Fuchs of Greenfield; 2 sisters- Patti Harker (husband Richard) of Arizona, Eddie Sleeth of Shelbyville; 2 grandchildren- John Paul "JP" Fuchs of Greenfield, and Cole S. Fuchs of Greenfield.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his spouse, brothers Clarence Fuchs and Larry Fuchs, sister DeAnna Case, and brother-in-law Jim Sleeth.


Mr. Fuchs was a lifelong resident of this area, and graduated from Waldron High School in 1961, and from Reppert Auctioneer School in 1992.  He was a truck driver for 40 years, 30  1/2 years of that being

spent with Wonder Bread.  He attended Brookfield Baptist Church, and was a member of Teamsters Union Local #135 Indianapolis, F&AM Madison Lodge #44, Scottish Rite of Indianapolis, Murat Shrine of  Indianapolis, Shelby County Shrine Club, and Indiana Auctioneer Association.  He was a US Army veteran.


Paul never met a stranger.  He had a God given gift to laugh and enjoy people.  He loved spending time

with his family and friends..


Funeral services will be 10:30 am on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with Pastor Mark Kern officiating. 


Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. 


Friends may call on Friday  evening, Septemeber 3, 2021 from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm, at the funeral home. A military graveside service will be conducted by a local veterans organization.


In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to: Shelby County Cancer Association, in care of the funeral home.


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