Paul Bradley Fitch, 79, of Richmond, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013, in the Hospice Compassionate Care Center of Richmond.
He was born November 10, 1933, in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to Osa Bradley Fitch and Emily Alzada (Crossman) Fitch, both of whom preceded him in death.
He was retired from the U.S. Forest Service as a manpower development specialist and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was also a member of the Lions Club in Whitley City and was of the Christian faith.
Paul is survived by: his wife, Carla (McDowell) Fitch of Richmond; three daughters, Candi (Dave) Rinehart of Frankfort, Kristie (Roger) Keith of Monticello and Cynthia Fitch of Frankfort; three grandchildren, Janaya Taylor Keith, Max Rinehart, and Staisha Kai Keith; one brother, Kenneth (Myra) Fitch of San Antonio, Texas; one sister-in-law, Caothi (Xinh) Fitch of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie Fitch, and a sister, Shirley Vowell
Services for Paul will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.
Burial will be 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Jessamine County.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Compassionate Care Center, 350 Isaacs Lane, Richmond, KY 40475, or to the American Cancer Society, 1504 College Way, Lexington, KY 40502.
Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com.