Paul Norman Holligsworth
Paul Norman “Punk” Holligsworth, age 78, passed away at 7:22 am, Sunday, September 15,2013 at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, Missouri following an illness.
Punk was born January 19, 1935 in Galena, KS. His parents were Paul and Alice (Smith) Hollingsworth. He had lived with his sister in Webb City for the past 2 months
He was raised in Galena and graduated from Galena High School. Following graduation, he entered the U S Air Force. He moved to Manchester, New Hampshire in the 1950’s and lived there until this summer.
He worked several years as an electric supply saleman. He last worked as a produce manager in a grocery store.
Punk was married to Yvonnie Marie Miller on Sept 3, 1977 in Bedford, NH. She preceded him in death earlier this year.
Surviving is one son Paul Douglas Hollingsworth (wife, Paula) , Kittepy Point, Maine; one grandson, Justin Hollingsworth, Kittepy, Maine; and two sisters, Maymie Williams, Webb City, MO and Avid Brown, Sun City Center, FL.
Paul has been taken for cremation under the care of Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS. The family is planning a private memorial service at a later date.
(son of Paul E. of Henry D. of Irvin)