Paul Lego, age 87, of Smiley Gardens in Shelby, died Saturday morning in Shelby Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. He was born September 17, 1901 in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Stephen and Grace (Sharpless) Lego.
Mr. Lego retired as personnel manager at Reynolds Aluminum Co. in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to that he was an employee of the former Shelby Cycle Co. He was a member of the United Church Of Christ, the Shelby Masonic Lodge #350 F and AM, Shelby Rizpah Chapter #153 Order of Eastern Star, and Royal Arch Masons Shelby Chapter #178.
Mr. Lego is survived by his wife Florence L. (Brinkerhoff) Lego whom he married on October 20, 1923; one sister; nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Turner Funeral Home with his pastor the Rev. John J. Bradley officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Calling Hours will be today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the United Church Of Christ or the American Lung Association and left at the funeral home.