PAUL SCHOENFebruary 13th, 2021 | Paid Obituary
Paul Schoen, 85, of Texarkana, Arkansas, passed away Friday, February 12, 2021, in the comfort of Hospice of Texarkana's Care Center where he was surrounded by his family. Mr. Schoen was born on November 30, 1935, in Texarkana, Arkansas. Before retiring from the Union Pacific Railroad with over 30 years of service. He was a lifelong member of St. Edward Catholic Church and volunteered as a weekly adorer for the Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration Chapel. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, wood working, and archaeology. He is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Kathy; father and mother, John and Rosie Schoen; two brothers, Robert Schoen and Marcus Schoen; and two sisters, Ethel Morse and Rosalie Pope. He is survived by his two daughters and sons-in-law, Angela and Michael Hogan of Texarkana, Arkansas, and Carla and Robert Sanderson of Texarkana, Arkansas; one son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Vanessa Schoen of Texarkana, Arkansas; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Joe and Thana Schoen of Little Rock, Arkansas, and Harry Schoen of Texarkana, Arkansas; seven grandchildren, Erica Fouche of Texarkana, Arkansas, Erin Askew of Blevins, Arkansas, Paige Wright of Texarkana, Arkansas, Hunter Sanderson of Ponder, Texas, Sydney Schoen of Texarkana, Texas, Kaitlin Sanderson of Paris, Texas, and Cullen Schoen of Texarkana, Arkansas; seven great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives. Rosary will be held at 6pm Friday, February 19, 2021 at East Funeral Home-Downtown with a visitation to follow at 6:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10am Saturday, February 20, 2021 at St. Edward Catholic Church with Fr. William Burmester officiating. Burial to immediately follow at Calvary Cemetery under the direction of East Funeral Home-Downtown. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Texarkana, 2407 Galleria Oaks Dr., Texarkana, TX 75503 or St. Edwards Catholic Church,407 Beech St., Texarkana, AR 71854. The mass will be live streamed at www.facebook.com/eastfuneralhome. Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.