March 26, 1927-Dec. 11, 2013
MARSHALL - Mass of Christian Burial for Paul E. DePover, 86, of Marshall will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Monday with a CCW rosary at 4 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue from 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. Local military honors provided by U.S. American Legion Post 113 of Marshall.
Paul died suddenly Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at his residence in Marshall.
Paul Edward DePover Jr. was born March 26, 1927, in Marshall, to Paul Sr. and Isabel (Skierecki) DePover. He grew up in Marshall and graduated from Marshall High School. Paul enlisted and served in the U.S. Navy as a member of the Naval Seabees. After his honorable discharge, he returned to Marshall. On Jan. 10, 1949, he was united in marriage to Arlys Herhusky. Paul worked for the family business, DePover Chevrolet. He then began his own business; DePover Outdoor Display, and later worked as a salesman for Tholen Auto. Trapshooting was Paul's lifelong passion. He and Arlys enjoyed motorhoming to various competitions. Paul won numerous awards and had 243,650 registered targets. In his younger years, he enjoyed hunting and golf. He also enjoyed family time at Lake Le Homme Dieu in Alexandria and playing cards with Arlys.
Survivors include his son Paul III (and Margaret) of Ionia, Mich., their son, Tim, son Peter (and Diane) of Inver Grove Heights, their daughter Ashley, daughter Patricia Limon of Oklahoma City, Okla., her son Quinn, son Philip (and Cheryl) of Fulda, daughter Pamela (and Dean) Coudron of Marshall, their sons Darryl and Eric, son Patrick (and Teresa) of Des Moines, Iowa, their children Lauren, Paige and Nolan, son Perry (and Tiffany) of Marshall, their daughter Taylor, great-granddaughter Gracie Limon, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Arlys, sister Elizabeth, son-in-law Phillip, and one infant grandson.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors