Paul Wayne Rapp, 89

Paul Wayne Rapp, 89, formerly of LaFontaine, died at 8:40 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 at Wellbrooke of Wabash.  He was born on June 1, 1931 in Lincolnville, to George C. and Agnes (Mattox) Rapp.

Paul was a 1949 graduate of LaFontaine High School. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Paul married Pauline Belle Tinkel in Wabash on June 15, 1952; she died June 7, 2015. He owned and operated Paul Rapp Marathon Route. Paul was a member of the Woodland Hills Church of Christ in Marion. 

He is survived by six children Beverly (Dave) Howard of Swayzee, Kenneth (Angie) Rapp of Wabash, Gary (Kathleen) Rapp of Carmel, Daniel (Debbie) Rapp of Wabash, Douglas Rapp of LaFontaine, and Mary (Tom) Finicle of Wabash; ten grandchildren, Christopher (Megan) Rapp of Wabash, Lori (Jason) Cates of Swayzee, Stacy (Brian) Litwin of Longmont, Colo., Vicki (Kenneth) Wren of Nashville, Alecia Rapp of Marion,  Amanda Rapp of Fishers, Heather (Brandon) Harnish of Bluffton, Erica Rapp of Carmel, Andrew Finicle of Kokomo, and Jeffrey Finicle of Wabash; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Ruth Summers and brother, Charles Rapp, both of Wabash.  He was also preceded in death by his parents; his brother, George Rapp and his sister, Joyce Cullar.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash, with Bruce Everett officiating. Burial is in LaFontaine Cemetery, LaFontaine. 

Preferred memorial is Woodland Hills Church of Christ.

The memorial guest book for Paul may be signed at

Posted on 2020 Nov 30