Paul W. Stevenson
Paul W. Stevenson passed away on Feb. 9, 2018. He was born in Lawrenceville, Illinois on Jan. 2, 1934 to Ralph and Maudette Miller Stevenson. Paul was a resident of Avon Park, Florida since 1994 coming from Effingham, Illinois. He proudly served his country as a Master Sergeant in the United States Army during the Korean and Vietnam wars. He also held memberships in the Loyal Order of the Moose, V.F.W. and the American Legion.
Paul is survived by his brothers, James Stevenson of Effingham, Illinois and Bernard Stevenson of Louisville, Kentucky; his niece, Cathy Followell also of Effingham, Illinois, and many loving friends that cared for him at home.
He was preceded in death by his wife Claudia and his parents. A visitation will be held at the Stephenson Nelson Funeral Home in Avon Park, Florida at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 and the service will follow at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society.
Services entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 111 E. Circle Street, Avon Park, Florida 33825. Online condolences may be left at stephensonnelsonfh.com.