Paul Charles Garell Jr.


Paul Charles Garell Jr., M.D., passed away on Oct. 28, 2016, surrounded by his children and grandchildren.

He was born in Williamsport in 1930, to Paul Charles and Della Marie (Deime) Garell. Paul received his B.S. in Biology at Villanova University in 1952 and his M.D. at Hahnemann University in 1956. He was a Lt. M.C.,USN 1957-1960. He was a family physician in Beacon New York 1960 until his retirement. He is predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Teresa Ann (Sullivan), who passed away in June of this year.

He is survived by his children, Ann Davis (Robert), Della Marie Garelle, Paula Greenwood (Donald) and Paul Charles Garell III (Elizabeth). Their daughter, Virginia Lisa, passed away in 1979.

He has nine grandchildren, Alexandra Davis, Rebecca Campbell (Doug) and Jill Davis, Mila Essam, Teresa and Donny Greenwood, Madeline, Eleanor and Paul Garell.

Paul and his family lived at DeJaVu on Wheeler Hill Road, Wappingers Falls, for over 50 years where he loved riding around on his tractor and growing grapes. He enjoyed skiing and tennis and traveling, but most of all, he loved playing the piano while his wife sang alongside him.

A memorial luncheon will be held in his honor at Aroma Osteria in Wappingers Falls, N.Y, on Saturday, Nov. 12, at noon for family and friends.