Jacob Michael Paddy, 23

July 22, 2013

Jacob Paddy newpaperJacob Michael Paddy, 23, of St. Leonard died unexpectedly on Friday, July 19. He was born in Annapolis to Ginger Paddy Rosela and Gary Paddy. He was raised in St. Leonard and graduated from Calvert High School in 2008.

Jacob worked as a tire technician at McCarthy Tire in Hughesville. He loved the outdoors and wildlife, a shepherd to God’s tiny creatures. He enjoyed riding his ATV, swimming, fishing, and just walking around the beach. He was a shining star to his family and friends, making those around him feel so very special, often when they needed his touch the most.

Jacob is survived by his mother and step-father, Ginger and Tony Rosela of Owings, his father Gary Paddy of St. Leonard, sisters Casey Brown and Amber Paddy of Owings, a brother Nick Paddy of St. Leonard, and step-sisters Allison and Julianne Rosela. Also surviving are his maternal grandparents, Charlotte Moreland of Annapolis and Ronald and Stephanie Moreland of Vero Beach, FL; his paternal grandfather Franklin “Shug” Paddy of Harwood, his precious niece and nephew, and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.

Family and friends will be received Monday, July 22 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., where funeral services and a celebration of Jacob’s life will be held Tuesday, 11 a.n. Interment will follow in Woodfield Cemetery, Galesville. Memorial donations in Jacob’s name may be made to St. James’ Parish. To leave condolences visit www.rauschfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home, 8325 Mount Harmony Lane, Owings, MD  Contact: (410) 257-6181


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