- October 11, 2016
- Westwood, Massachusetts
of Paul's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
The Alzheimer's Association
480 Pleasant St.
Watertown, MA 02472
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Holden, Dunn & Lawler Funeral Home
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“I'm very sorry to see the loss of another great RL-Harvard man this fall. My sincere condolences to Alice Mae, my RL classmate Robert (Pooh), and to...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Craig Richardson - McLean, VA
“We are very sorry to hear about Uncle Paul. We have many fond memories of parties at Grasshopper Lane. We are thinking of all of you and wishing you...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Barbara Wiechert - Scituate, MA
“Sorry to hear of Paul's passing. I worked for them many years ago.
3 of 5 | Posted by: Bill Pope - West Roxbury, MA
“We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of Paul Sr. He was known as a true gentleman who loved his family. Our deepest condolences. Ted and...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Ted Teahan - Guilford, CT
“So sorry to hear. Sending love, thoughts and prayers to all of the Powells and Mrs Powell. Had great memories of him and camping and all of the Boy...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Verna Valentine - Ft Myers, FL
Paul A. Powell Sr., 83, of Westwood, passed peacefully, October 11, 2016 surrounded by his loving family.
Beloved husband of Alice Mae (Hand) Powell for 58 years. Loving father of Paul A., Jr. and Lisa of Westwood, David E. and his wife Nancy of Bedford, Robert W. and his wife Carolyn of Westwood and Andrew H. and his wife Collette of Mount Pleasant, SC. Adored "Pops" to 9 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. Brother of Peter H. Powell of Wellesley and the late Alfred E., John S. and Barbara A. Good. Funeral service and interment are private.
Paul grew up in Brookline and raised his family in Westwood. He graduated from The Roxbury Latin School, Harvard College and Harvard Law School. He was a principle of C.H. Powell Company and managed the company with his brothers for over fifty years. He enjoyed coaching his sons in Little League and leading them in the Boy Scouts of America. He also served as a Trustee and loyal supporter of The Roxbury Latin School.
Family and friends are invited to join in a celebration of Paul's life on Sunday, October 30, 2016, between 2:00 pm and 6:00 pm at The Roxbury Latin School, 101 St. Theresa Ave., West Roxbury, MA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.