Paul J. McMullen

December 23, 1927 ~ July 28, 2022 (age 94) 94 Years Old



Paul McMullen passed away on July 28, 2022, in Butler, PA.  Paul was born December 23,1927 in Spangler, PA, he was the third of ten children of the late William McMullen Sr. and Agnes (McTigue) McMullen.

He attended Lock Haven college and later joined the U.S. Army Air Force. After honorable discharge, Paul met the love of his life, Nancy Ford in Spangler where she attended Nursing School. The pair were married on April 18th, 1953 and went on to become parents of three girls.  They moved multiple times while Paul built his career with Metropolitan Life Insurance, where he rose to a leadership position, finally settling in Butler PA to raise their girls.  During his career he earned numerous awards of recognition from the company for his work and leadership. Paul also served as chapter chairman of the Butler County Red Cross.  He was a founding member of the Moss Barn Sportsman Camp in Potter county where he cherished the camaraderie of his brothers and friends.  He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and enjoyed swimming, reading and most of all spending time with family and friends of which there are many.  In retirement Paul and Nancy moved to Florida and enjoyed traveling before moving back to Butler, PA.

Paul is survived by his three daughters, Kelly McMullen (Tim Fitzmaurice) of Germantown, NY; Kimberly (David) Morgan of Butler, PA; Kerry (Brian) Dease of Medina, OH.  His Grandchildren, Michael Morgan (Brooke Frazer) and Patricia Morgan of Butler PA; Kaleigh Dease (Wes Mullen) of Boston, MA and Connor Dease of Medina, OH.  Siblings Bob (Naomi) McMullen, Cheryl (Paul) Leftko, Mary Ellen (Tom) Lowe, Jim (Patty) McMullen, Chuck (Janet) McMullen, Patrick (Diane) McMullen and sister-in-law Janice McMullen.

In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy J. McMullen and their infant twin daughters; sister, Betty (Pat) Lantzy; brothers, William McMullen, Jr. and Ronald McMullen. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, August 13, 2022, at 10:00 am, at St. Conrad Roman Catholic Church, 125 Buttercup Road in Meridian.

In Lieu of Flowers, his family requests that donations be made to the American Red Cross, please visit

Arrangements by the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler.




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Mass of Christian Burial
August 13, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Conrad Roman Catholic Church (Buttercup Road, Meridian)


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