Paul E. Whitehead
Date of Birth
February 12, 1942
Omaha, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
July 9, 2020
Ashland, Nebraska
Graveside Service

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 ~ 10:00 a.m.
Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Memorials

In care of the family for future designation.

Paul E. Whitehead, 78, of Ashland, NE, entered into rest on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at his home in Ashland, NE.  He was born February 12, 1942 in Omaha, NE to Alvin and Bessie (Fritch) Whitehead.  He graduated from Ashland High School.  On January 11, 1964, Paul was united in marriage to Jacqueline Reed at the Ashland United Methodist Church.

Through the years, Paul worked for Laune Chevrolet and People’s Natural Gas.  He was a member of the Ashland Jaycees, Ashland Rotary Club and the Ashland Fire Department.  Paul could fix anything.  He enjoyed farming, hunting, fishing, golfing and trap shooting.  He was a member of the American Contract Bridge League where he was a life master at Duplicate Bridge.  Paul always enjoyed watching the grandchildren grow and loved following their sports and hobbies.

He is survived by wife of 56 years, Jackie Whitehead; sons, Brian Paul (Laurie Little) Whitehead of Ashland and Douglas Eric (Amy) Whitehead of Ashland; grandchildren, Brayden Lee Whitehead, Ellie Marie Whitehead and Audrey Rose Whitehead; sister, Linda (Chris) Barnes; many other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by parents, Alvin “Bill” and Bessie Whitehead; brother, Dennis Whitehead; daughter-in-law, Sandy Whitehead; sister-in-law, Jeanette Whitehead.

Condolences for Paul E. Whitehead
  1. Jenel Rogers
    • July 10, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie I am so sorry. I can’t make it to the cemetery and I feel terrible about it. Please know I’m thinking of you all in my prayers.

  2. Anonymous
    • July 11, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Dear Jackie and family,
    We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Sincerely,
    Frank and Kellie Ford

  3. ken Bargar
    • July 11, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Sorry to hear Paul passing, spent many days as kids playing ball or just running around town,good memories

  4. Clif Scheel
    • July 12, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie, I want to express my families sympathies to your family. Paul was always a kind and friendly sole. He will be missed by all who knew him. God Bless you at this time …

  5. Loti Haller
    • July 12, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie & Boys,
    So sorry to hear about Paul. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Loti Haller

  6. Carol Murray
    • July 12, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie, so sorry to hear of Paul’s death. We missed you at bridge when there were still games. Hope you are well.
    Sincerely,
    Carol Murray

  7. Vana Rogers
    • July 13, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    So very sorry to hear about Paul. Our thoughts are with you. He will be missed by many.

    Ivan Rogers and family

  8. • July 13, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    our sympathy goes out to you and the boys.
    Paul was a good man. our thoughts and prayers are with you. Loretta and Tim Thimgan

  9. kay mcgill
    • July 13, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie, I’m so sorry that you lost Paul. You had a lot of wonderful years together and created so many beautiful memories. Your in my thoughts and prayers.

  10. Douglas Folsom
    • July 13, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Dear Jackie and Family, I was saddened to hear of Paul’s passing and I pray that God would give you peace and consolation. I have so many good memories of my times with Paul, though it was just a few short years, we did cover a lot of ground. Doug

  11. Deb Hurst
    • July 14, 2020 - 4 weeks ago

    Jackie, So sorry to hear that Paul has passed. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Deb

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