He was born June 3, 1935 in Marshalltown, Iowa to Ernest and Bonita Nodland.
He graduated from North Central High School.
He joined the US Army in 1954 and served until 1956, during which he was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, and then served in the US Army Reserves until 1962.
Paul worked for Brodie’s Restaurant Supply and retired from Bargreen Ellingson as a Draftsman.
He loved classic cars, boating and fishing.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by one brother, James Nodland and James’ wife, Isabel, who was more like a sister; nieces Karen Cossette, and Julie (Richard) Welch; and numerous great nieces and nephews.
Thank you to the caregivers at Rockwood at Hawthorne Retirement Home for the two years of caring for Paul; and also to the many caregivers at the Spokane Veterans Home.
In lieu of flowers, gifts can be made to the Shriners Children’s Hospital or Union Gospel Mission of Spokane.
Private family service will be held.
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