The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 16, 2014

Paul L. Harnist


Star Beacon

LITHIA, Fla. — Paul L. Harnist, age 88, of Lithia, Fla., entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.

He was a member of Ohio Operators Union, and the former owner of Gulf Oil stations.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian May Harnist; and daughter, Bonnie Harnist.

He is survived by his daughter, Paula Holland; sister, Marion Booth, and Pat Bllaney; special friend, Paula Smith (Tim); four grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren, family, and friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 18th, at HOPEWELL FUNERAL HOME, 6005 CR 39 S, Plant City, where the family will receive friends beginning at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Pelote Cemetery, Lithia.

Expressions of condolence at www.wecare.io and starbeacon.com.