David Lee Paul, 69, of Vermilion, died Saturday, June 12, 2021 at his home. He was born June 7, 1952 in Catabawa, OH and had been a Vermilion resident for the past sixteen years moving from Springfield, OH. David worked for the Department of Transportation, Clark Co. as a Superintendent. He then owned and operated Quality One Tree Service, Vermilion. He was a member of the Yellow Springs Masonic Lodge # 421 and enjoyed boating and fishing. He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Paul of Springfield, OH; son, David (Amy) Paul, Jr of Vermilion; grandchildren, Katie, Sarah, Curtis, Holly, Amber, and Autumn; brothers, Jack, Mick, Denney, and Robert Paul all of Springfield, OH; sisters, Joyce King, Beverly Sue Bradley and Kay Conners all of Springfield; step daughters, Melody Hardwick of Huron and Penny (Ben) Potts of New London; and step son, James "Scott" Waldron of Vermilion. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary "Connie" Paul in 2018; parents, Orbill and Alma (nee Carl) Paul; daughter, Tammy Paul; and his brothers, Roger and James Paul. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. Funeral services will be Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.