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William Cavanah

January 30, 1939 ~ July 28, 2018 (age 79)

William “Bull” Cavanah Sr., 79, of Paducah passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Lourdes Hospital.

Mr. Cavanah was a former construction worker and a member of the Operation Engineers Local #181.  He was a Mason with Plain City lodge #449 in Paducah. 

Mr. Cavanah was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. 

He is survived by his wife, Rose Cavanah of Paducah; three sons, William “Grizzly” Cavanah Jr., Mark (Mary) Cavanah, and Ronnie (Beth) Cavanah all of Paducah; six grandchildren, Patricia Doran, Josh Cavanah, James Cavanah, Kylie Cavanah, Elizabeth Jones and Matthew Cavanah; one great granddaughter, Olympia Doran; one brother, Everett Cavanah of Los Banos, CA; and one sister, Anna Lee Calvert of Henderson, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James W. Oldham and Lucinda Oldham.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Lindsey Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Lawrence and Rev. Topper Council officiating.

Friends may visit the family from 10:00am till the service hour on Wednesday.

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Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements

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