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Paul Carnahan, Jr.

Lafayette, Indiana

July 27, 1958 - May 12, 2024

Paul Carnahan, Jr. Obituary

Paul Carnahan, Jr., 65, of West Lafayette, IN, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2024 at IU Health Hospital.

Paul was born July 27, 1958 in Louisa, KY, to the late Paul Carnahan Sr. and Janice Henderson.

He was a 1976 graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School. Paul worked for Eli Lilly for many years before retiring. He enjoyed hunting, building, and he was very passionate about politics.

In 1985 he married Carla Cassell in Lafayette, IN and she survives.

Paul is preceded in passing by his father: Paul Carnahan, Sr., son: David Carnahan; and brothers: John, and Dale Carnahan.

Along with his wife, Carla, he is survived by his children: Michael (wife, Kylie) Carnahan of Wolcott, IN; Caitlinn Carnahan of Nashville, TN; Joshua Hicks of Southport, FL; Daren Hicks of Bonifay, Fl; Leslie Whitten of Southport, FL; mother: Janice Henderson of West Lafayette; and siblings: Ruth (husband, Larry) Maggard of Lafayette, Judy Shupe of Indianapolis, IN and Sue Donoho of Indianapolis, IN.

To honor Paul’s wishes, a private celebration of his life will be held at his home in the presence of close family and friends. Share memories and condolences online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Paul Carnahan, Jr. hosted by Hippensteel Funeral Service & Crematory.

Paul Carnahan, Jr., 65, of West Lafayette, IN, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2024 at IU Health Hospital.

Paul was born July 27, 1958 in Louisa, KY, to the late Paul Carnahan Sr. and Janice Henderson.

He was a 1976 graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School. Paul worked for Eli Lilly for many years before retiring. He enjoyed hunting, building, and he was very passionate about politics.

In 1985 he married Carla Cassell in Lafayette, IN and she survives.

Paul is preceded in passing by his father: Paul Carnahan, Sr., son: David Carnahan; and brothers: John, and Dale Carnahan.

Along with his wife, Carla, he is survived by his children: Michael (wife, Kylie) Carnahan of Wolcott, IN; Caitlinn Carnahan of Nashville, TN; Joshua Hicks of Southport, FL; Daren Hicks of Bonifay, Fl; Leslie Whitten of Southport, FL; mother: Janice Henderson of West Lafayette; and siblings: Ruth (husband, Larry) Maggard of Lafayette, Judy Shupe of Indianapolis, IN and Sue Donoho of Indianapolis, IN.

To honor Paul’s wishes, a private celebration of his life will be held at his home in the presence of close family and friends. Share memories and condolences online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Paul Carnahan, Jr. hosted by Hippensteel Funeral Service & Crematory.

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