Paul R. Cassady, Sr.

February 04, 1931 ‒ April 28, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Paul R. Cassady, Sr., age 84, of Galion died Tuesday, April 28. 2015 at home.

Born February 4, 1931 in Louisa, KY., he was the son of Elbert M. and Della J. (Maddy) Cassady. He married Ida M. (Reagan) Cassady on December 23, 1961 and she survives.

He was a member of CrossWay Assembly of God for over 40 years. Paul retired in 2002 as a machinist from the former American Steel Vault Company and previously worked in the maintenance department at the former Perfection-Cobey in Galion for 19 years. He was always working on cars and enjoyed being outdoors.

In addition to his wife he is survived by daughters Candy (Donald) Crowder of Galion and Ella Jane (Chad) Patrick of Galion; sons James (Marsha) Cassady of Galion, Paul Jr. (Connie) Cassady of Lodi and Thomas (Lesley) Cassady of Galion; 16 grandchildren; nine great grandchildren, sister Goldia Reeves of Chula Vista, CA; numerous nieces and a nephew.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, May 1, 2015 and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2 at CrossWay Assembly of God, 200 Gelsanliter Road in Galion where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2 with Pastor Jeff Shaull officiating. Burial will follow at Iberia Cemetery.

The family wishes to thank HomeCare Matters Hospice for all their loving care of Paul in these final days.

Memorial contributions may be made to CrossWay Assembly of God in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Paul Cassady, Sr., and condolences may be made to them at

  • My sincere condolences to Ida and all the family. It is my honor to have known the entire family and work with Paul and Ida at Galion First Assembly (now CrossWay Assembly of God).

    Paul was a devout Christian man who loved family and was a great example to his family and all his friends.

    May the Lord send comfort and reassurance to each of you knowing that Paul has entered Heaven’s Gate.

  • My prayers go out to all of you to find strength and comfort … I have know Paul and Ida since I was little… Always good people… Prayers

  • my sincere love and thoughts are with the Cassidy family. You all are in my prayers. May God be with you and give you strength thru this difficult time. Carol coy

  • Well Paul—-You are where you were always talking about-in that mansion-as I posted on Charity’s face book remember all the years we had so much fun during the Christmas plays John 14:1 was the scripture you loved and shared almost every time you were asked to speak-You will surely be missed by Ida and all those wonderful children and their families-we will all have a homecoming one day soon. Don and Norma Keckler Wilson

  • We are so sorry to hear of Mr Cassadys passing. Our prayers for the entire family.

  • Sorry for your loss prayers are with your family in this time of need may the days ease with the pain and god be with you all in this time of need

  • Ida and family you are in my prayer, may God give comfort and peace during this time. Love you all!

  • Ida Margaret, you and the family are in our prayers. Mom (Kathy Scott) and Naomi Scott send their love and prayers to everyone. You are all in our thoughts and prayers, we love you all.

  • Paul was a sweet man. You will have many precious memories. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

  • He is a dear man who touched our lives immensely by his own devotion and love for God and others! I know he received a grand reception in heaven and is delighting in the face of his Savior.

  • So sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort in Jesus promises for loved ones asleep in death (John 11:25,26)

  • Sorry to hear about your loss,my prayers and thoughts to the family.

  • When I think of Paul, I think of a strong man that did not compromise in his beliefs. A Man that loved the Lord with all of his heart. We have lost a good man but he has won the fight. I am praying for all of his family. I love you guys.

  • We want to express our deepest sympathy to the Cassady family !! Our prayer is that
    God give comfort and peace at this time and the days ahead. Paul is rejoicing in heaven today!!
    We have many fond memories of Paul and the family!!

  • Adalene & family,
    We are so sorry to hear of Paul’s passing. Always a smile when I saw him. We are thinking of you all & so sorry for your loss.
    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Leonard & Teresa