Paul F. Darling, Sr.


Paul F. Darling, Sr. 84, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family. One of eleven children, he was born in Utica, NY on December 14, 1934, to Gerald and Ruth Darling. He proudly served in the US Marine Corp and was a veteran of the Korean War.

Paul worked for UPS for 32 years, retiring in 1991. He was a member of the Korean War Veterans Association Chapter #60 of Glens Falls. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He treasured his family and spending quality time with them was his greatest joy.

He was predeceased by his infant daughter Donna, and his siblings Jerry Darling, Barbara Murphy, Beverly Newton, Suzanne Kress, Marion Cahill and Priscilla Byrne.

Paul is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years Suzanne, and their children Sandy Darling Girvin, Paul Darling, Jr., Michael Darling, Christopher Darling and Tracy Darling Seibert; grandchildren Christopher Girvin, Robert Burstin, Destiny Kloss, Nicole Darling, William Seibert and Alec Darling; great grandchildren Connor and Elliott; siblings Jeannette Light, Joan LeClair, Fred Darling and Nancy Darling; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 am Thursday, December 5 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street Ballston Spa. Burial with military honors will follow at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Wednesday, December 4 from 4 pm to 7 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

Guest Book

Joanne Jaffe-Kugler

Love and prayers to your family.

Carolyn and Bryan LaFreniere

Tracey and Family,
So sorry to hear of your loss.
There are no words.

Carolyn & Bryan LaFreniere

Missy Alyea

My Sweet Friends, Sandy, Chris & Sue -
Sending you a million hugs and prayers, wishing you peace and comfort in the days ahead. May you find joy in the memories and cherish the days you shared. I wish I could be there for all of you. My heart is in NY during this difficult time.
Our love & friendship to your entire family. Rest In Peace, Paul. Well done!
XOXO
Missy & David Alyea

Maureen Dyer

My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

Susan McDaniels

He’s probably already having a cold one with his sisters and brother

Brian Adams

Sorry for the loss of your Dad.
Hang in there.

Brian

Debbe & Tim Farry

We were very saddened to hear of Paul's passing. Know that we are thinking of all of Paul's family members at this difficult time. May he be at peace now and forever. And from us, Paul, thank you for your service.❤

Ann Marie Hannon

My heart aches over the loss of your dad. He was such an amazing father to you and role model for the rest of
us as we were growing up. ...
“I wish you healing and peace.to the whole family through this difficult time"

Lots of love Xoxo
Ann Marie

Lisa Espey Vrooman

Paul Jr. & Family, Please Accept Our Deepest Sympathies. May He Rest In Peace In The Arms Of The Lord. God Bless All Stevie & Lisa Vrooman.

Arlene Vidal

My condolences to you and your family.