Paul Henry Huntington (72) of Effingham


Published on September 13 2019 8:05 am


Paul Henry Huntington, age 72, of Effingham, Illinois passed away at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at his home in Effingham, Illinois.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 5 at Cornerstone Christian Church in Effingham, Illinois. Cremation rites will be observed. Memorials may go to the Edgewood Cemetery or the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed by clicking here.

Paul was born on June 29, 1947 in Effingham, Illinois to Emery and Ruth (Stoll) Huntington. He married Jenna L. Wilson on July 6, 1968 in Mason, Illinois. Paul worked for Color Press for 27 years before retiring. Paul loved to golf and spending time on the golf course with his brothers.

Paul is survived by his wife, Jenna Huntington of Effingham, Illinois; one son, Paul Q. Huntington (wife Toby) of Springfield, Illinois; three brothers, Charles Huntington (wife Dolly) of Chicago, Illinois, Jim Huntington (wife Christine) of Effingham, Illinois, and George Huntington (wife Ardel) of Effingham, Illinois; two sisters, Joye Bushue (husband John) of Effingham, Illinois, and Judy DeLong of Washington; one sister-in-law, Georgia Huntington; six grandchildren, AJ, Ariana, Logan, Chris, Kashanda, and Austin; numerous nieces and nephews.

Paul was preceded in death by his parents, Emery and Ruth Huntington; brother, Fred Huntington and one brother in law, Charles DeLong.