Paul Herman Wohlheter

| May 10, 2019

COSHOCTON – Paul Herman Wohlheter, 88, of Coshocton passed away at Signature Healthcare on May 3, 2019.

Paul was born on September 27, 1930 in Adamsville to the late William and Laurena (Thresh) Wohlheter. After high school, Paul attended Southern Ohio Technical Training Center for culinary school. He completed his training and received his degree in 1966. Paul lived in Zanesville and was employed at Bloomer Candy Company and he would bring green and white baskets full of Bloomer candy home to the family during Christmas. He later moved to Strasburg where he was employed at Texas Road House before retiring and moving to Coshocton.

Along with his parents, Paul, the youngest of eight, was preceded in death by his five brothers: Donald Wohlheter and Carl “Bud” (Betty) Wohlheter of Coshocton, Charles (Marylon) Wohlheter of Massillon, and Gerald (Betty) Wohlheter and Gene (Ruth Ann) Wohlheter of Wilmont; two sisters, Margaret Ruth House and Florence (Elmer) VanSickle of Coshocton. Paul was also preceded in death by two sisters-in-law, Betty Wohlheter and Ruth Ann Wohlheter, and one brother-in-law, Elmer VanSickle.

Paul is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Dan Swanson officiating. Calling hours were held prior to the funeral on Thursday from 12 – 1 p.m. Burial followed at Zion Cemetery in Adamsville.

For those who wish, memorial donations can be made in Paul’s name to the Coshocton County Animal Shelter 21755 TR 164 Morgan Run Rd, Coshocton, OH 43812.

An online memorial can be viewed at

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I have been employed at the Coshocton County Beacon since September 2009 as a news reporter and assistant graphic artist. I am a 2004 graduate of Newcomerstown High School and a 2008 graduate of Capital University with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing. I am married to John Scott and live in Newcomerstown. We have two beautiful daughters, Amelia Grace Scott and Leanna Rose Scott.

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