Paul Wilcox

Michigan Loses a Giant

by mobrian on January 10, 2009

Chief Paul Wilcox Battled Fire and Cancer

Chief Paul M. Wilcox, 66, a lifetime resident of Almont, passed away Thursday, January 8, 2009 at Lapeer Regional Medical Center.  He was born March 13, 1942 in Almont, the son of Reid and Thelma (Green) Wilcox.  He graduated from Almont High School in 1960.  He was a member of the Almont Fire Department for 44 years starting as secretary and moving up to assistant chief before becoming fire chief in 1986.  Mr. Wilcox was a builder and a state certified building inspector.

Paul was very active in fire service. [click to continue…]