Paul E. Nowland III
December 26, 1958 – February 24, 2017
Paul E. Nowland III, age 58, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017.
Born in Wilmington, DE on December 26, 1958, he was the son of the late Paul E. Nowland, Jr. and Sue Ann (Mead) Nowland.
In his earlier years, Paul was a Boy Scout with Troop 94 and proudly became an Eagle Scout. He was a graduate of Wilmington College, where he made the Dean’s List all four years. Paul was known throughout DE and NJ as a news and sports broadcaster with various radio stations. After leaving his broadcasting career, he was employeed by Amtrak as an assignment clerk until his passing.
Paul enjoyed coaching baseball for the past 10 years and was an avid Orioles and Flyers fan. He looked forward to visiting casinos with his girlfriend or spending time with many of his childhood friends to play board games.
Paul is survived by his sister, Betty Nowland-Hurlock; niece and caregiver during his cancer treatments, Melanie Hurlock; beloved great niece, Haley; and his girlfriend of 8 years, Lynda Desouza.
All services and interment will be private. For additional information, please text or call Betty at 302-743-3657. In honor of Paul, those who will be attending are asked to wear Orioles or Flyers clothing.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, c/o Christiana Care, P.O. Box 1668, Wilmington, DE 19899.