January 13, 2017


Paul Henry Oswald, 92, of Carroll, died, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at Hawkeye Care Center in Carroll.

Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Carroll.  The celebrant will be Father Craig Collison.  Music will be by Kate Cuddy, Michele Phillips and the St. Lawrence choir.  Lector for the Mass will be Bev Vonnahme.  Gift bearers will be Paul’s children.  Eucharistic minister will be Florence Oswald. Casket bearers will be Clifford Neumayer, Tim Vogl, Ed Vogl, Tony Vogl, Pat Soyer and Mike Reicks.  The Carroll 4th Degree Knights of Columbus will form an honor guard for the Mass.  Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Carroll with military honors conducted by the Breda American Legion.

Friends may call after 4 p.m. Friday at Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll where there will be a rosary at 4:30 p.m. by the Carroll 4th Degree Knights of Columbus followed by a Christian Wake Service at 6:30 p.m. by St. Lawrence Parish. Visitation will resume at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Lawrence Church. Memorials may be left at the funeral home or the church for St. Lawrence Parish.

Online condolences may be left for Paul’s family at www.sharpfuneral.com.