Paul E. Gaillard Sr. age 50, of Cleveland passed away January 23, 2020.
He was born July 25, 1969, in Garfield Heights, Ohio to Lawrence James Gaillard and Carolyn Sue Schumacher (Taylor). He spent most of his life in Cleveland, Ohio, where he worked in construction/handyman.
Paul enjoyed attending concerts, camping, cookouts, and going to the lake. He had a great sense of humor; everyone who knew him, loved him. He enjoyed listening to country music, spending time with friends and his children. Paul was an animal lover; he especially loved Meka, with whom he shared with his longtime companion, Kimberley Depew.
He is survived by his father Lawrence James Gaillard; sons, Paul E. Gaillard Jr. (Nadia Ybarra), Josh Daughtery, and Landon Linville; sister, Audrey Gaillard (Antonio Deblasio); grandchildren, Myah Gaillard, Ayden Gaillard, Mila Gaillard, Meriah Moore-Ybarra, Nikolas Anderson, and Brian Anderson; nephews, Lawrence Gaillard, and Antonio Deblasio Jr.; niece, Janie Deblasio; cousin, Hazel Taylor.
Paul is preceded in death by his mother, Carolyn Sue Schumacher (Taylor); niece, Carolin Lukco; cousins, Rhonda Ann Marie Taylor, Leonard Ray Taylor, and Robert Lee Taylor.
Per Paul’s request, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to a non-profit organization of the donor’s choice.
Services will be held on February 9, 2020, between the hours of 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Ed Keating Hall, located at 5350 Brookpark Rd. Cleveland, Ohio 44129.
Condolences and special memories may be shared at www.heritagecremationsociety.com.
Heritage Cremation Society