April 18, 1948 - March 9, 2013

Paul passed away in his home peacefully, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Medford, Ore. He attended local schools and in 1970, he graduated from Southern Oregon University where he was a varsity swimmer. He went on to receive a degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Ariz.

His two oldest children were born in Seattle where he worked as a customs broker. Paul worked in Portland as a systems analyst and manager at Consolidated Freightways and UPS for 27 years. He enjoyed rock collecting and woodworking. He loved the outdoors, hiking, canoeing, and camping with his family.

Paul is survived by his wife of 24 years, Becky Eastman; his four children, Andrea, Aren, Zach, and Laura; four grandchildren; and his brother, Robert Larson of Medford. His mother, Juanita C. Larson of Medford predeceased him in January.

A service was held in Portland.