Paul Casale

Paul Casale

Feb. 24, 1927 – Nov. 17, 2020

Paul Casale, 93, Cresson, passed away Tuesday at home. He was born in Portage, the son of Carmelo and Giuseppina “Josephine” ( Moschella ) Casale.

Deceased family members include his parents; brothers, Samuel and wife, Shirley, and Dr. Lawrence Casale, and wife, Nellie; and sister-in-law Emma (Pingtella) Casale. Surviving are: brothers John “Jake” Casale of Cresson and James Casale of Portage Township.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Paul was a WWII Navy veteran and, in 1951, graduated from Franklin and Marshall College. He retired as a chemistry/physics teacher from South Fork High School and Portage Area High School.

He enjoyed golfing, bowling, hunting and gardening. In later years he traveled extensively, and his favorite place was the family farm.

Services and interment are private. Military rites will be provided by the Portage Ritual Team.

The Casale family is being served by the Serenko-Claar Funeral Home PC, Portage. Online condolences may be made at