Paul Christian Lautrup passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021, in Bronson Hospital. He was born July 22, 1952, in Washington, DC the son of the late Charles J. and Geraldyn (Hill) Lautrup.
Paul had unshakable faith in the Creator. He showed unconditional love and loyalty to his family. Self-sacrifice, service, and humility were continuous qualities that shined brightly from within his gentle spirit. Throughout his life, he made a lasting impression on many, who remember him as a kind friend, a peacemaker, and an endless source of humor.
On April 1, 1978, Paul married Marilyn (Flora) who survives. Also surviving are his children, Carrie Lautrup and Joseph Lautrup; grandson, Noah Lautrup; sister, Judy (Douglas) Brown; sisters-in-law Becky (Pat) Donahue, Wanda (Kelly) Neville, Holly (Gary) Moyer and brother-in-law John Flora.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will be held from 3 to 5pm on Sunday, November 21, 2021, at Langeland Family Funeral Homes Burial & Cremation Services, 3926 S. 9th St, Kalamazoo MI 49009. To view Paul's personalized web page, please visit https://www.langelands.com