Leon John Paulikas, 75, of Carolina Shores, NC died September 21, 2016.
He was born September 4, 1941 in Camden, NJ the son of the late Leon J. and Petronella Matucewice Paulikas. He was retired from Campbell Soup Company as a maintenance manager and was a U.S. Navy Veteran. Leon was a life member of Palmyra Fire Department and former member of the Palmyra Board of Education in Palmyra, NJ and former member of Calabash Elks Lodge.
Surviving are his wife Annabel Stringfellow Paulikas; daughters, Sarah Hager (Scott) of Schaumburg, IL and Sandy Knese (Rob) of Havertown, PA; brother, William Paulikas (Janis) of Ijamsville, MD; grandchildren, Annabelle and Cooper Knese; nieces, Nicole Daw and Jill Seaman and his canine companion, Mia.
The family will receive friends Monday, September 26, 2016 in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel from 2:00 to 4:00 pm with a prayer service at 3:30 pm.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 11:00 am Thursday, September 29, 2016 in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Riverton, NJ. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Lakeview Cemetery, Cinnaminson, NJ.
Memorials may be directed to the Brunswick County Sheriffs Animal Adoption Program, 429 Green Swamp Road, Supply, NC 28462.
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