Paul Michael Smerdell, 1955-2021
Last updated 10/5/2021 at 6:32pm
He was born October 21, 1955 in Morgantown, West Virginia to the late Joseph and Jean Smerdell. Paul was a retired coal miner for the states of West Virginia and Pennsylvania and was a member of Christ Church on the Move and Blacksville Methodist Church in West Virginia. He was a member of the NRA and the Christian Sportsman Club and was an avid outdoorsman. Paul was an excellent handy man and was great at bringing people together. He was a Godly man who loved his family and the Lord.
Paul was preceded in death by his half-brother. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Sonya Sandell; daughters, Christina Rice (Jason) of Enterprise, West Virginia, Charity Shumiloff (Chris) of Wadestown, West Virginia, and Sarah Smerdell of Blacksville, West Virginia; siblings, Charles Pysh (Karen) of Germantown, Maryland, Douglas Smerdell (Tanya) of Daybrook, West Virginia, and Sandy Aller (John) of Uniontown, Pennsylvania; half-sister, Tootie Gashie; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service will be held at Christ Church on the Move at a later date.