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“Miss tel your calls and you Paulie . Such a good friend person husband , father . Why ?? Lord knows. Always in my thoughts , Pam also , god bless to...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Robert Battye - Auburn, alabama

“Every time Uncle Paul saw you he would always tell you he loved you. Thanks for being a loving and caring Uncle and person. Love, Jennifer ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Jennifer Miocic - Plainfiled, IL

“Uncle Paul you will be truly missed. I will always remember our times up in Michigan when I was little. You and Auntie Pam were there for me when I...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Lisa Lindquist - Joliet, IL

“Dear Paul,I will miss being your favorite sister in law and you being my favorite brother in law. It was always good to talk to you. I will also...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Francesconi - Naperville, IL

“Pam so sorry to hear of Paul's passing . Our deepest sympathy to you and the Family . Paul was a very genuine caring loving person who brought love...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: robert battye - auburn, AL

“I've been talking to Paul several times a month since we both retired. We've been friends since high school, worked together for many years and most...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Gene Margelli - Blairsville, GA

“My beloved husband, Paul was the love of my life. We shared 49 years of being together. My heart is broken. He was a wonderful husband, father,...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Pamela Oswald - Frankfort, IL

“Paul, thanks so much for your love as a great friend. I am praying for Pam, Mike and Paul as well as your family, friends. My heart is very empty as...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Nick King - Memphis, TN - Friend

“Paul was a member of our OASIS for the visually impaired. That each support group session, he always added a ray of sunshine with his humor and...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Kim Kuster - Orland Park, IL

“We are so sorry to hear of the passing away of Paul. He always wore a beautiful smile and had a knack for telling a fun story that always ended with...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Andy and Nancy Schmitz - IL

“Jay and I consider ourselves so lucky to have listen to the stories Paul would tell and the inevitable laugh at the end of said story. We send our...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Debbie Woehrmyer - Three Rivers, MI

“Paul was a very sensitive, warm, and caring person--always the life of the party and one of the best cooks I have ever known! I am honored to call...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Jennifer Fanning - Frankfort, IL

“Pam , Our deepest regrets to you and the family We pray for your comfort ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Wes and Karla Powell - Frankfort, IL

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Age 69 of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, May 26th 2017 at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.

Paul is survived by his loving family, wife, Pamela Oswald (Francesconi), sons, Michael (Nicole) Oswald, Paul (Lisa) Oswald, mother in-law, Lucille Francesconi (Ventimiglia), siblings, Diane (Don) Morey, Patricia (Thomas) Cronin, grandchildren, Grace Oswald, Gwen Oswald, Sophia Oswald, Adam Oswald, Bronson Oswald, Alex Oswald, Vera Oswald, brother and sister in-law, Bruce (Sue) Francesconi and several nieces and nephews.

Paul was preceded in death by his parents, William & Alice Oswald (Marek) and very close friend and father in-law, Emilio Francesconi.

Paul was a United States Army National Guard Veteran. He was a longtime member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Frankfort; a member of the Lions Club in Frankfort; and a board member at the Oasis for the Blind in Orland Park.

Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral service, Thursday, June 1st, 2017 with prayers at the funeral home at 9:30 AM and then to St. Anthony Catholic Church, 7659 W. Sauk Trail, Frankfort, Il 60423 for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the family would be appreciated. For information, or 815-806-2225.

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