Paul K. Dykhouse

  • Born: July 17, 1942
  • Died: February 14, 2017
  • Location: Aldan, Pennsylvania

Donohue Funeral Homes, Inc.

8401 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
Tel. (610) 449-0300

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Beloved Husband, Loving Father, Grandfather, Brother-in-law, Uncle

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Paul by adding your memories and photos.

Paul K. Dykhouse, age 74, of Aldan, PA, formerly of Upper Darby, PA, passed away on February 14, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Ward K. and Florence Dykhouse (nee Olden).

Paul was employed as a Police Officer at the Philadelphia Shipyard. He also had been employed at Walmart.

Paul was a member of the Upper Darby Fire Police Association and the Fraternal Order of Police. He enjoyed fishing, ship and car models and traveling. He loved Bethany Beach, DE. He also enjoyed movies, especially Westerns, Sci-Fi and Bruce Lee movies.

Paul is survived by his beloved wife, Mary Ellen Dykhouse (nee Barbeau), his daughters Beth Anne Dykhouse and Christa Ryan (Matthew), and his grandchildren Jacob Dykhouse and Madelyn Ryan. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law Geri Leonard, Bernadette Verdi and Joan Ryan, his brothers-in-law Robert G. Barbeau, Jr. and James K. Barbeau and many nieces and nephews. Paul was pre-deceased by his brother, Roger Dykhouse,

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Sunday, February 19, 2017 6:00-8:00 PM and Monday, February 20, 2017 9:00-10:45 AM The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike (cor. Lynn Blvd.), Upper Darby, PA (610) 449-0300 and to his Funeral Service at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to the National Kidney Foundation, 111 Independence Mall East, Suite 411, Philadelphia, PA 19106 would be appreciated.


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To a wonderful man whom will be missed a wonderful family whom will carry on his legacy...... our prayers and love forever xo

Posted by Kathryn and family - Upper Darby, PA - Family Friend   February 20, 2017

My prayers continue for Mary Ellen and the family. I was an occasional guest in Paul's life and will miss his smile and laugh and the love that surrounded him...

Posted by Rev. Richard Stewart - Philadelphia, PA   February 20, 2017

Mary Ellen , Beth and Christa, Sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family. He will be missed.

Posted by Beth Galloway - Havertown, PA - Family   February 20, 2017

I had the pleasure of taking care of Paul and was always so happy to see him. He was always laughing, smiling and never came without a joke. He will be sorely missed. My deepest sympathy to his beloved family.

Posted by Amy Reynolds - Springfield, PA - friend   February 17, 2017

My prayers are with Beth, Christa, your Mom and my grandson, Jacob! Mr. Dykhouse, thank you for raising Jacob into a wonderful young man. May God help the family in the healing process.

Posted by Catherine Casas - Aldan, PA - Family Friend   February 16, 2017

Rest easy my friend, you will be missed. Thank you for all the kindness and smiles.

Posted by James Brooks - Philadelphia, PA - Coworker   February 16, 2017

Mary Ellen and girls. Sorry for your loss!! Sending Blessings!

Posted by Caryl Thompson - Aldan, PA - Neighbor   February 16, 2017

Peg and I are so sorry for your loss. Paul will be missed. Rest In Peace.

Posted by Rod Bacon - Bomoseen, Vt.   February 16, 2017

My condolences to you Mary Ellen and your family.

Posted by Marie Collas - Broomall, PA - Family   February 16, 2017

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