Paul R. Kevin Jr entered peacefully into rest in Oakland, CA on February 10, 2017. He was 88 years old.
Born in San Francisco on December 15, 1928, Paul was one of five children blessed to Paul R. and Catherine (Boschert) Kevin Sr. He graduated from Bellarmine Prep School prior to earning dual Bachelor degrees for Political Science from Santa Clara University and Professional Forrestry from Cal Berkeley. He also earned his Masters Real Estate Appraisal Degree. Paul had proudly served his country during the Korean Conflict and was awarded the Silver Star. He enjoyed woodworking, reading, travel and was a sports enthusiast. Paul had been a longtime parishioner of St. Felicitas Catholic Church and dedicated many hours volunteering with St. Vincent de Paul. He was a devoted father, grandfather and friend who will be deeply missed.
Paul is survived by his children, Joseph (Christy), David (Judy) and Lawrence (Clarett); grandchildren, Alexis, Anthony, Clarett and Paul; sister, Margaret and many loving extended family and cherished friends.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Grissom’s Chapel & Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo. The vigil service begins at 6 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at St. Felicitas Catholic Church, 1604 Manor Blvd., San Leandro. Burial will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Memorial donations in Paul’s memory may be made to St. Vincent de Paul.