Paul L. Marcella

October 23, 1941 - October 27, 2017

Paul Larry Marcella, 76, a loving Husband, Father, Brother, and Grandfather who was a Cape Coral, FL resident since 2005, formerly of Youngstown, OH / Homewood, AL, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017 in Cape Coral, FL. He was born October 23, 1941 in Bessemer, PA to Paul and Mildred Marcella, now deceased.

Paul was a United States Navy Veteran, he served on the U.S.S. ETHAN ALLEN SSBN 608 out of Connecticut, he was of the Catholic faith and a longtime parishioner at St. Katharine Drexel, Cape Coral, FL. He attended four years of college and graduated from Youngstown State. Before he retired, he was a computer analyst for Alcan Aluminum, OH, and AmSouth Bank, AL. He was also a member of the American Legion, Post 90, and of the American Legion Riders Group, where he served as Secretary for six years. He was an avid reader and he had a passion for running since high school, where he ran track.

Paul is survived by his loving wife, Arlene Marcella of Cape Coral; two children, Lisa O’Leary (Michael) of Howell, MI and Paul Anthony Marcella of New Castle, PA; two step children, Greg Parker of Warren, OH and Joseph Parker of Modesto, CA; three grandchildren, Nicholas, Michael and Amanda; two sisters, Paula Slater (Howard) of Davie, FL and Maxine Marcella of The Villages, FL; one nephew, David Slater (Ninoska); as well as one great nephew, David Slater of Davie, FL.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 1:00 PM on Friday, November 10, 2017 at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, 1922 SW 20th Avenue, Cape Coral, FL.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Paul Larry Marcella are suggested to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675.

Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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