He was born September 30, 1965 in Norwalk and a 1983 graduate of Monroeville High School.
He worked as a carman for CSX Railroad for 23 years. Paul was an avid sports fan and loved the Browns. Some of his favorite things in life include coffee, spaghetti, pizza, and ketchup.
He is survived by his mother, Maralyn J. Long; three daughters, Brittany (Brian) Rothman of Georgia, Shauna (Zachary Ault) Long of Indiana, and Autumn (Jordan Halbisen) Cortez of Bellevue; four brothers, Donald (Sharon) Long of Norwalk, Douglas (Sue) Long of Monroeville, Gregory (Deborah) Long of Steuben, and Ted (Tracey) Long; one sister, Elaine (Dustin) Shaver of Monroeville; six grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul W. Long, Sr.; brother, Allen Joseph Long; paternal and maternal grandparents; nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends from 9:00 AM Saturday, May 5, 2018 until time of memorial service at 11:00 AM at the Pfeil Funeral Home, Monroeville Chapel, 109 Monroe Street, Monroeville. Deacon Michael Wasiniak will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association, P.O. Box 415, Sandusky, Ohio 44871.
Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.