Dean L. Paternoga, 57, of El Paso, passed away at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 5, 2018) at his home.
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Calvert-Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home, El Paso, with Pastor Jonathan Boehne officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, El Paso. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the memorial home. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Dean was born July 11, 1961, in Bloomington, the son of Jerry and Clara Finck Paternoga.
Surviving are his daughter, Autumn (Zachery Deininger) Paternoga, Washington; his mother, Clara Paternoga, El Paso; one brother, Mark (Carol) Paternoga, El Paso; one nephew, Nick Paternoga; one niece, Allie Paternoga; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry.
Dean was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, El Paso. He worked as a grounds keeper and bus driver for the El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11 for over 25 years.