Paul is the devoted father of Debbie Athey & her husband Matthew of West Virginia, loving grandfather of Haley, Noah, Regan and Lucas, cherished son of Gail (Wilson) Smith & her husband, the late Robert Smith of Billerica and the late Donald P. Butler & his wife Paula Butler of Andover, dear brother of John Butler of Billerica, Julie Sullivan & her husband Joseph of Methuen, Lee Butler & his wife Lisa of Lowell, Robert Gagne & his wife Linda of Billerica, Lynne Gagne of Andover, Cheryl Dissottle of New York, Robert Smith of Wilmington, Scott Smith & his wife Christine of Hudson, NH, the late Donnie Butler, David Gagne and Christopher Gagne. Paul is also survived by a large extended family of nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Paul was an avid sports fan.
Family and friends will gather for Visitation at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., (Rte. 62), Wilmington on Wednesday, November 30th from 10:00 – 12:00 noon followed by a Funeral Service at 12:00 noon.
Memorial donations in Paul’s name may be made to MA Coalition for the Homeless, 15 Bubier St, Lynn, MA 01901.