Paul Eugene Otto, 57, Kokomo, died at 2:25 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence. He was born Sept. 29, 1956, in Kokomo to Simon and the late Edna (Lee) Otto. He married Sarah Kauffman, who survives, on Oct. 12, 1978.They lived in matrimony for 35 years, one month and two days.
He was a member of Rich Valley Mennonite Church, Kokomo.
Survivors include his wife and two daughters and two sons, Charlene (Scott) Robinson, Tipton, Chet (Karen) Otto, Etna Green, Elizabeth (Leroy) Otto, Arcola, Ill., Carl Otto, Kokomo; son-in-law, David (Mattie) Yoder, Bloomfield; grandchildren, Clayton, Trevor, Logan Otto, Kevin Yoder; eight brothers and sisters, Delores (Lester) Hostetler, Ed (Rachel) Otto, Dan (Martha) Otto, all of Kokomo, Clara (Paul) Cook, Author, Ill., Irma (Raymond) Chupp, Kokomo, Verna (Ray) Hostetler, Tuscola, Ill., Nada (Jeffery) Miller, Arcola, Ill.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine Arlene Yoder, and mother, Edna (Lee) Otto.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bethany Fellowship School, 5169 N. County Road 600 East. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Sunday at the school. Services will be conducted by Pastors Joel Stoll, Lauren Schwartz and Arlo Schmidt. Burial will follow the service in Christner Cemetery, Kokomo.
Hasler & Stout Funereal Home 112 E. Main Street Greentown assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.hasler-stout.com.