Paul Joseph Hoskins formally of Minerva, peacefully passed away at 3 a.m., Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.
He was born on March 15, 1933, in Chester, West Virginia to Herman and Noretta Hoskins. He lived in Rockledge, Florida and was a member of Saint Mary's Catholic Church. He served as a Eucharistic Minister. He served our Country in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Hood, Texas.
He retired from T.R.W. in Minerva, Ohio where he was employed as a technician of aircraft manufacturing. Mr. Hoskins was a member of BPO Elks and the Moose Lodge. He enjoyed traveling, dancing, playing cards with friends and enjoyed time with his children and grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Marilyn (Stanley) Hoskins, and his daughters Lisa Burdette, Marianne Karam (Fadi) and Jennifer McDowell (Todd). Also, three sons Paul M. Hoskins (Hope), Steven J. Hoskins and Thomas J. Hoskins (Judy). He is survived by 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, and his brother, John W. Hoskins. Preceding him in death were his parents, two brothers and six sisters.
A mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Rockledge, Fla. on Thursday, March 2 at 12 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Mary's Helping Hands or Wueshtoff Brevard Hospice at 8060 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera, Florida 32940. Arrangements are by Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care. This obituary may be viewed and condolences may be sent to the family online at www.AFCFcare.com.