Paul Lucarello

August 14, 1978September 14, 2021

Paul Joseph Lucarello, age 43 at time of passing. Paul was a resident of Columbia South Carolina for one year. Paul was born in Elkhart, Indiana on August 14, 1978 to mother Brenda Green and father Paul Jr. Lucarello.

Paul’s family moved several times growing up and eventually settled in the Middletown/ Franklin Ohio area. Paul graduated from Franklin High School in 1996. Paul also attended Architecture at Miami 2001- 2004.

Paul served active duty in the Army for several years in Fort Benning, Georgia eventually transitioning into the Ohio National Guard. Paul was a dedicated team member of the Home Depot Distribution Center for 11 years. Paul was employed as an Assistant General Manager in West Columbia, South Carolina from August 2020 until September 2021. Before August 2020 Paul worked at the Home Depot Distribution Center in Monroe, Ohio since 2009.

Paul loved his wife, family and friends, his two dogs, taking his boat on the water at Lake Murray, riding on his Harley, working for the Home Depot Distribution Center and watching his favorite NFL team the Kansas City Chiefs play on Sundays at Fricker‘s restaurant in Middletown, Ohio.

Paul is preceded in death by his mother, Brenda Green, his father, Paul Jr., Grandfather, Paul Sr., Uncle Donald and mother-in-law, Mary Smith. He is survived and greatly missed by his wife Laura. Paul and Laura were married for eight years, together 13. Paul leaves behind his two children, Bailey and Brooklyn with former wife Kristina Rinal (Jonathan), two stepchildren Brooke and Zachary McConnehea, sister, Lucille Coldiron, nephews, Zayd Ahmed and Zachary Coldiron, grandmother, Lucille Lucarello, Uncle, Michael Lucarelli, (Shala,) Aunt, Caroline List,(Mark,) Aunt, Mary Yates, Stepmother, Linda Lucarello, stepbrother, Leroy Miller (Patty), stepsister, Jennifer McCray, father-in-law, Austin Smith, sister-in-law Sarah Smith (David,) sister-in-law Tonya Spencer (Bryon,) nephews, Michael Smith and Caleb Ilo, niece, Taylor Maupin, niece, Ava House, many cousins and countless friends.

Visitation for Paul will be on Friday, October 15, 2021 from 12-12:30 pm at Breitenbach Anderson Funeral Home, 517 South Sutphin Street, Middletown, Ohio 45044. A Celebration of Life will follow at 12:30 pm with Dr. Dan Flory officiating. Inurnment will follow at Dayton National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Laura Lucarello.


  • Visitation

    Friday, October 15, 2021

  • Celebration of Life

    Friday, October 15, 2021

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