Paul Andrew Roup, 84, of 25 Roup Lane Danville PA passed away peacefully
Friday, January 16, 2015 at Columbia Montour Home Hospice at Maria Hall
Danville PA. He was born July 6, 1930 in Bloomsburg Hospital Bloomsburg PA
the son of the late Earl and Carrie Steinman Roup.
He graduated from Danville High School in 1948 and was a lifelong Danville
Paul was married for 63 years to H. Maxine Mathias Roup whom he married
December 30, 1951
He opened Roup Feed Mill on April 17, 1962. Later, along with his son,
Gordon, he opened and operated the Mausdale Garage from 1972 until 2000.
Paul was a member of the former St. John's United Church of Christ,
Mausdale PA which is currently Community Alliance Church where he had
currently attended. His other memberships included Montour DeLong Fair,
Montour Antique Tractors Association and the Pullers Association.
Paul had a lifelong love for farming and also enjoyed hunting. But above
all, his most treasured moments were spending time with his family whom he
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Gordon Roup and his wife
Terry of Danville PA and two daughters; Karen Ketchem and her husband
Daniel of Rensselaer IN and Cinde Roup and her husband Marty Cabelly of
Bloomsburg PA. He is also survived by three grandchildren; Sarah Aeppli,
Nicole Judge and Ian Roup and four great granchildren; Amanda, Gabby, Wyatt
and Lily. He was preceded in death by a twin daughter, Kathy Roup in 1952.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 12:00 Noon at Community Alliance Church 2
Church Hill Road (off of Route 54 Mausdale) with the Reverend Nathan King
officiating. Burial will be private in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA.
Friends will be received from 10:00 AM until 11:45 AM at the church. The
family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to Columbia
Montour Home Hospice 410 Glenn Avenue Suite 200 Bloomsburg PA 17815.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com