The Woodward News

October 22, 2013

Paul Runyan


Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Paul Runyan, 69 year old Woodward resident, died Tuesday, October 15, 2013 in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 21, 2013 at the Billings Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Mooreland Cemetery.

Delbert Paul Runyan was born on February 28, 1944 in Springfield, Ohio to Delbert and Lorena Margaret (Brammer) Runyan. Paul was reared in Springfield, Ohio and attended school there. He was inducted into the United States Army and served his country during the Vietnam War.

He was united in marriage to Linda Sue Ellis on March 10, 1999 in Phoenix, Arizona. Paul worked as a truck driver for various companies for many years. He loved spending time with his friends and family and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by sons, Brian Runyan and wife Jill of Woodward, Jason Runyan and wife Shelly of Woodward, Paul Runyan of Columbus, Ohio; one sister, Charlotte North of Woodward; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Paul was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, and four brothers.