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Paul W. Challgren

September 10, 1928 — January 10, 2024

Paul W. Challgren


Paul William Challgren, age 95, of Omaha Nebraska passed away Wednesday January 10, 2024 surrounded by his family.  He was born on September 10, 1928 in Buffalo, New York.  Paul married Betty in 1955 and celebrated their 68th Anniversary this past July.


Paul went into the service and fought in the Korean war.  He served in the Army Signal Corp.


Paul had many hobbies including time spent in the outdoors.  He loved home projects, cars, fishing, camping and traveling with his family.  He loved spending time with his three children their spouses and nine grandchildren.  Mom and Dad were active members of the First Presbyterian Church of the Master for almost 50 years.


He is preceded in death by his wife Betty Challgren, parents Thomas and Freida Challgren, brother Don and sisters Betty and Ruth.  He is survived by his youngest brother Richard, children Ken (Kristi), Donna (Don), Linda (Chris).  Nine grandchildren Brittney, Zach (Lucky), Nicole, Luke (Libby), Cody, Corinne, Ethan, Ben and Derek.


Visitation Friday, January 26, 2024, 5:00 – 6:30 pm with prayer service at 6:30 pm at Roeder Mortuary  2727 N 108th St. Omaha.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. - 108th Street Chapel

2727 N 108th St - Omaha, NE - 402-496-9000

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