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George "Tim" Frank Paris

December 20, 1942 ~ February 7, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

George "Tim" Paris Obituary

George "Tim" Paris, of Warsaw, Indiana went home to be with his Lord and Savior at 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, at Miller's Merry Manor of Warsaw at the age of 81 after several years of battling dementia. 

He was born on December 20, 1942, in Claremont, New Hampshire to Marjorie (Storer) and George Philip Paris.  He married Patricia “Patti” Ruberg on July 30, 1966.  They were blessed with three sons and were married for 56 years before she passed away on December 19, 2022.    

Tim was a 1963 graduate of South Side High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after which he worked as an apprentice for 4 years.  They later moved to Talma, Indiana, where he started Paris Tool & Die.  He and Patti enjoyed spending summers at their Beaver Dam Lake cottage with family and friends.  Throughout their lives, they also faithfully attended sporting events and other activities for their boys and grandchildren.  He and Patti were members of the Beaver Dam Community Church in Akron, Indiana.  Tim and Patti moved from Talma to Warsaw, Indiana in 2019. 

He leaves behind three sons: Randy (Carmen) Paris (Winona Lake, IN), Chris Paris (Carmel, IN), and Jason (Jessica) Paris (Greencastle, PA). 

Also surviving are seven grandchildren:  Maddie and Landon (Winona Lake, IN), Jake and Brookelyn (Carmel, IN), Benjamin, Zachary and Nicholas (Greencastle, PA); and two brothers:  John “Mick” (Sue) Paris (Stevensville, MI), Dave Paris (Wolcottville, IN).  He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Patti; daughter-in-law, Dawn Paris; and his brother, Bill Paris.

Friends and family may visit from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 12, 2024, at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw, Indiana, as well as from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.  Tim’s life will be celebrated with a service at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2024 at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home and officiated by Pastor Butch Troke.  A graveside service will follow at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rochester, Indiana. 

Memorial donations may be directed to Beaver Dam Community Church and designated in the memo line to Wheels on Fire Cancer Fund, 9798 W. 1000 S., Akron, IN  46910. 

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Visitation
Monday
February 12, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home
225 Argonne Road
Warsaw, IN 46580

Visitation
Tuesday
February 13, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home
225 Argonne Road
Warsaw, IN 46580

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 13, 2024

11:00 AM
Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home
225 Argonne Road
Warsaw, IN 46580

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