Paul R. Fleagane, 70, of Gibsonia, Pa., died Saturday, July 28, at his family’s home in Jewett after a short illness. He was born March 13, 1942 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Robert and Virginia Fleagane.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Faith Ann, and a nephew Jason Fleagane.

A private service was held on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012 at Koch Funeral Home in Scio with the Rev. Rod Bowers officiating. The Jewett VFD and Harrison County Sheriff’s Office escorted Paul to his final resting place, beside his daughter Faith, at Fairview Cemetery in Jewett.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jewett VFD, PO Box 15, Jewett, Ohio 43986, or to Boy Scout Troup #269, John Kirkland-Treasurer, 172 S. Main St., Cadiz, Ohio 43907. Koch Funeral Home, Scio is handling his arrangements. Condolences for the family may be made at

Koch, Scio 740-945-6161.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.