Paul L. Westlake, 67, 1390 Old US 2 & 41, Bark River, MI, passed away on Monday, August 4, 2014 at his home.
He was born on July 9, 1947 in Escanaba, son of Edwin and Evelyn (Schmeltzer) Westlake. Paul graduated from Bark River Harris High School in 1965.
On June 1, 1968, Paul married Judith Trottier in Manistique. She preceded him in death.
Paul worked for 41 years for New Page, retiring in 2011 as a lab technician.
He resided in Bark River all of his life.
He is survived by his daughter, Tracy (Charlie) Resch of Neenah, WI; son, Robert (Mary) Westlake of Richland, NC; grandchildren, Melanie, Matthew, and Madison Westlake and Tyler Resch; and brother, Tony (Debbie) Westlake of Boulder, CO.
A gathering of family and friends will take place on Saturday, August 9th from noon to 2 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Chapel in Bark River.
Burial will follow in the Bark River Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Westlake family.