Paul E. Mason devoted husband, father, grandpa and friend was born March 10, 1923, to William, and Lillian Mason in Garland, Utah; died Thursday, June 25, 1998.

Married Rhoda Rigby, May 23, 1953, and resided in Centerville, Utah.

Survived by his wife and children, Tim and Paula Francis, Peggy Mason, Bill and Denise Mason, Bob and Leanne Mason. Grandchildren, Jenni, Robi, Tawnia, Dustin, Mistie, Melisa, Ian, Tyson, McKenzie, Alex. One great-granchild, Kaleb; three brothers, Boyd (June), Max(Rosalie) and Earl Mason; and many more caring family members and friends who were a big part of his life.Graduated from Bear River High School class of 41. Founded Masco Inc. in 1962. He was supposed to retire in 1992 but didn't know how. Successful in all that he did and respected by everyone who knew him. He was a member of the Bountiful Elks Lodge #2442.

Preceded in death by parents, three brothers, Ross, Jack Shirt, and grandson Brock.

Funeral services will be held Wed., July 1, 1998, at 11 a.m. at the Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 North Main, where friends may call Tuesday, June 30, 1998, from 6-8 p.m. and on Wednesday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Interment, Centerville City Cemetery.

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