Paul D. Spires Sr., 70

Paul D. Spires Sr., 70, of New Richmond, died Aug. 5.

He worked for Western Southern Life Insurance Company for 26 years and retired from ORSANCO.

Spires was preceded in death by brothers Donald and Robert Spires.

He is survived by wife Janet E. Spires, children Sheilia (Dan) Etler, Paul (Audra) Spires Jr., William (Vicki) Spires, and Geri (Sam) Dinkins, brother Ronald (Alice) Spires, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5-8 p.m. August 8 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia. Funeral services 10 a.m. August 9 at the funeral home. Interment Maplewood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed by a memorial contribution to ORSANCO, Attn: David Bailey, 5735 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230, in support of the Mobile Aquarium Program which Spires dearly enjoyed.