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Paul Vinson dies at age 79

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Paul Vinson, age 79 of Porter, IN, passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2014.

He was born on January 27, 1935, in Fredonia, KY, to Ancel and Louise (Bennett) Vinson.

On August 27, 1955 he was married to Joyce Grogan, his wife of 59 years, who survives of Porter, IN.

He is also survived by his son, Michael (Teresa) Vinson of New Buffalo, MI, sister, Sharon (Cletis) Hunt of Marion, KY, and grandchildren, David, Melissa, Leigha and Ryan Vinson.

He is preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter, Jessica Vinson.

Paul was a graduate of Fredonia High School, class of 1953. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and loved to bowl and spoil his grandchildren. He was involved in real estate and condominium management for 40 years and a member of the Moose Lodge. Cremation will take place and there will be no services at this time. Arrangements are being handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.

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