October 6, 1935 - June 15, 2018
Paul Elischer, age 82, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018.
He was born in Unterelchingen, Germany on October 6, 1935. Paul proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. A longtime businessman, he was the owner of Elischer Electric, Inc. in Mt. Arlington, NJ for over 50 years.
A devout Catholic, Paul was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an avid skier and a member of the Enzian Ski Club. Paul also enjoyed golfing, dancing, and singing in the choir at the Germania Park & Delaware Saengerbund. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his family and friends.
Paul is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Sieglinde (Hummel) Elischer; daughters, Elizabeth Hendrixson (Roger), Monica Elischer, and Susan Elischer; sister, Nelli Beuter; and grandchildren, Ryan, Alyssa, Brianna, and Kayla.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12 Noon until 1 pm on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Holy Family R.C. Church, E. Chestnut Hill and Gender Roads, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 1 pm. Interment will be held the following morning at 10:30 am on Friday, June 22, 2018 in Old Bohemia Cemetery, 455 Church Road, Warwick, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Paul’s memory may be made to Heartland Hospice Care, 256 Chapman Rd., Suite 102, Newark, DE 19702.