PAUL D. SILLS, 74, of Fort Wayne passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2016. He was born on September 6, 1941 in Decatur, a son of the late Ross and Ethel (Bolinger) Sills. He attended Elmhurst High School. He retired as a truck driver from Summit City Trucking.

He was a lifelong member of Lincolnshire Church of the Brethren. He was the owner and operator of S & S Custom Cut Lumber and enjoyed spending time creating unique works out of the wood.

Surviving family include his wife, Aletha Sills; daughters, Patti Sills and Debbi (Mike) Carnahan; granddaughters, Hope Carnahan and Adrianna Wright; two sisters, and two brothers.

He was preceded in passing by his son, Nathan Sills.

Funeral service was 11:00 am on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Lincolnshire Church of the Brethren, 6404 Calhoun St., with visitation one-hour prior. Visitation from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd.

Memorials may be made to Lincolnshire Church of the Brethren. Online condolences may be left at

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