Paul Springer Sr.

Paul Richard Springer Sr.

1937 - 2022

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Obituary of Paul Richard Springer Sr.

Paul Richard Springer Sr., 85-year-old resident of Sartell, died Monday, July 04, 2022, at St. Cloud Hospital, surrounded by family.

Paul was born on March 11, 1937, in Youngstown, Ohio to the late Paul and Madeline Springer (Pyles). He grew up in Boardman, Ohio. Paul graduated from the University of Michigan class of 1961, with a Bachelor of Engineering degree and Heidelberg College class of 1960, with a Bachelor of Science degree. He lived with his family in numerous states during his careers with Worthington Pumps and Electric Machinery Corporations. Paul treasured the many hours spent golfing with his family and friends. He also enjoyed playing Bridge. Paul was well known for his love of watching University of Michigan sports of any kind, especially football games, and rooting for any football team playing against, “that team from down South” (Ohio State). He was a long-time member of the University of Michigan Alumni Association.

Paul is survived by his wife of 59 years, Cheryl; children Paul Springer Jr. and spouse Nichole of Rogers, MN, Amy Springer and partner Kristal Roberts of Motley, MN and grandchildren Emma & Madeline and her fiancé Kaleb Anderson.

Memorial service to be held 11 AM, Friday, July 15 at Sacred Heart Parish in Sauk Rapids, with Father Ron Weyrens officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10 AM to the hour of service. Lunch will be served at Sacred Heart Parish following the service. The service may be viewed by livestream for those unable to attend -

In lieu of flowers, Paul’s family requests those who wish to express sympathy consider making a donation to an animal welfare organization.


A Memorial Tree was planted for Paul
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