Paul Jacob Fortune, 88 of Mifflin died Friday August 23, 2019 at his residence. He was born July 25,
1931 in Coshocton Co. the son of Ford Russell and Goldie Sarah Randles Fortune. He worked at
Abbott Labs/Faultless for 38 years as a machine operator.
He is survived by a son, Jeffrey Fortune of Mifflin, three sisters, Delores Norman, Shirley Sellers and
Martha Thomas, and a special friend, Sherri Van Meter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Donna Lutz Fortune, a daughter, Karen Louise
Fortune, three brothers, Johnny Fortune, Clarence Fortune and George Fortune, and a sister, Irene
Services will be 1:00 pm Wednesday August 28, 2019 at Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville with
Chaplain David Matos officiating. Burial will be in Vermillion Cemetery.
Friends may call two hours prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio 1050 Dauch Drive Ashland,
Online condolences may be made at www.fickesfuneralhome.com.
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