Paul G. Grechel, 64, passed on July 11, 2021 at home.
Paul was born in Greenfield on November 14, 1956 the son of John and Arlene (Herzig) Grechel. He was a graduate of Mohawk Trail Reg. High School, class of 1975.
He spent his career working various factory positions at A.F. & F. in Colrain and at Deerfield Plastics, most recently he was an UBER driver for the last three years.
In his free time Paul enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, four wheeling and off-roading with his son and nephews.
Paul leaves his son Eric Grechel of Colrain, a grandson Ely Grechel of Vermont, brother Steve Grechel of Charlemont, sister Sandi Kimberly of Hinsdale, NH, former wife Susan Grechel of Greenfield, nieces and nephews; Nancy Purington, Steve Grechel Jr., Jennifer Ryan, Sean Ryan, Allen Ryan, William Archambo and Elizabeth Archambo, his former in-laws; Alex Ryan, Francis Ryan, Russel Ryan and Eva Archambo, aunt and uncle Spike and Eleanor Herzig.
He was predeceased by a nephew Kenny Ryan.
A memorial service will be held Saturday July 17 at 1:00 pm at the Smith-Kelleher Funeral Home, 40 Church St., Shelburne Falls. Burial will follow in West Branch Cemetery, Colrain.
There are no calling hours.
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