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In Honor of Paul Kleiter

Created by Sharon Kleiter

Paul Kleiter

Hi all,

Recently we lost our beloved husband, father, uncle, grandpa, and friend - Paul Michael Kleiter. In his final few years, he suffered from multiple myeloma and the pain was constant and unrelenting. While the happy memories with Paul will outlast any sad feelings, things were never the same once he was diagnosed with the disease. Our hope is that in the future, fewer people will have to experience the disease like Paul did. With this in mind, please help us honor Paul's memory while making a difference in myeloma research.

With a grateful heart,
Sharon Kleiter, wife
Erin Kahlert & Kirsten Gaa, daughters

About the MMRF:
The mission of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) is to find a cure for multiple myeloma by relentlessly pursuing innovation that accelerates the development of next-generation treatments to extend the lives of patients. Founded in 1998 by Kathy Giusti, a multiple myeloma patient, and her twin sister Karen Andrews as a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, the MMRF is a world-recognized leader in cancer research. The MMRF continues to disrupt the industry today, as a pioneer and leader at the helm of new research efforts.  Since its inception, the organization has raised over $330 million and directs nearly 90% of the total funds to research and related programs. To learn more, visit

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Guest Book



1. Edward and Geneva Timms
2. Jerry Clark
Bless you and family- you were an amazing person. We all miss you.
3. Christine HUMPHRIES
So sorry to hear Paul lost his battle with Multiple Myeloma but we haven't lost the war!! Will continue to pray for all of you and support the continued fight to wipe out this and all cancers. I appreciated the support You and Paul gave me during my fight with the dreaded CRC cancer. With all our love, John and Chris Humphries
4. Junior
Wonderful friend.....Paul was a very caring person...I will miss him..
5. Leigh Condon
Hopefully Paul can locate another 32 Ford in heaven to enjoy. We miss you brother Paul.
6. Lyon Family
7. Rod and Olympia Fick
This tribute is in honor of our classmate and longtime friend, Paul, who was a great husband, dad and grandpa to his family. He will be missed; but hopefully, this token of our love for him will help find a cure for this awful disease someday.
8. Jack & Coralee Long
Dear Sharon and family, we pray that the LORD will give all of you comfort and peace during this time of sorrow and that all of your memories will help you through the tough times. Paul was a wonderful, generous, loving, compassionate, man and well LOVED by all. His friendship was a blessing and a gift to us and we will greatly miss him.
9. Rebecca DeBoer
The Kleiter Family is in our thoughts and prayers. Paul was always so giving of his time and talents to help all of us out. He is missed dearly.
10. Stephanaie James
Paul taught we so much. He was generous with his time and his knowledge. He was dependable. I trusted him. He was a true friend. I will never forget his voice, his laugh, his big smile. I am certain he is resting in peace, and hope that he's already found Charlie.
11. Kristi Reed
Praying for peace and comfort.
12. Chris and Kathleen Ash
The Kleiter Family will be in our prayers.
13. Ron Shimoide
Sharon , my condolences to you and your family. Paul is a very special person whom I always enjoyed his candor and intellect whenever I saw him.
14. John Frederick
Paul's whole life was a blessing...this disease is a curse and the sooner we are rid of it the better. Happy to give for Paul and his wonderful family..
15. Jim and Rosar
Uncle Paul and I had many great times together. He was a very giving person to me and my kids growing up. Fond memories!
16. Terri DeLing
Our thoughts and prayers are with Sharon and the family during this difficult time. Dennis Camire and Terri DeLong
17. Dianna Rangel
Praying that Our Heavenly Father will comfort your heart and bring peace to your spirit during this difficult time.
18. Sherry Sanborn
I'm so very sorry for your loss, Sharon. My prayers ad thoughts are with you and your family. Blessings, Sherry
19. LHS Golf Event from Wootton and Evans
20. Kathy Jones
I'm glad to have know the man the Gaa kids call Papa. I'm very sorry for you loss, my heart goes out to the family.
21. Laura Mani-Kelly
I am sending love and hugs to you.
22. Chris Tierheimer
Rest in Peace Paul
23. Anh Vuong
Dear Sharon and Family, Our condolences are with you and your family. Paul was such a wonderful person with a really big heart. He will truly be missed. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Quan, Anh, Evelyn, and Evan Vuong
24. The Pirozzi Family
Paul will always have a special place in our HEARTS and will be remembered by Joe as a kind loving man .Sending prayers and good thoughts to the Kleiter Family
25. Chelli Vosseler
Keeping you and your family in my prayers, Chelli Vosseler
26. Renee Youngblood
So sorry for your loss...
27. Linda Sparr
PK, a Partner, Parent, Patriot and Pal...4 Perfect words only Partially defining a very special Person! RIP dear friend, you fought a valiant fight and are now without pain and suffering! God bless you ??????
28. Tammy Hedden
We are sending your family all of our love. Love, Judy and Tammy
Paul Kleiter was one of a kind, charming, funny and empathetic. He will be missed greatly. Love to his beautiful family. <3
30. The Song Family
Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. Paul's memory is kept alive through his loving family.
31. David Arneson
We know our dear Lord welcomed Paul with open arms. Our thoughts and prayers are for his loving family.
32. Lynn Cudd
Rest in peace, Paul. Our love, prayers and sympathy to the whole beautiful family.
33. Dennis, Kimi, and Kyle Quint
Dear Sharon, Erin, Kirsten, and Family, We send you our love and prayers at this most difficult time. We pray that you find comfort in knowing that Paul/your dad/Papa no longer suffers or has cause to worry about anything anymore. We will miss him and his heart and loving care for everyone he loved. Thank you for sharing him with us. He will be greatly missed.
34. Mary K Bollenbacher
With love for Uncle Paul and Aunt Sharon Love, Britten, Brent, Wyatt, Addy, Shelby, Jordan, and Kay.
35. John & Ellen Crozier
When I think of Paul, I remember his kindness to my mom, to my uncle & aunt, and the fun encounters that we had as our paths crossed through the years.
36. Dina Wiley
In memory of Paul Kleiter, a man with a wonderful heart for all who knew him. Your suffering is over. Rest in peace. Dina and Sam Wiley

For a Tribute page created prior to January 2017, 
please contact Amy Crawford 652-0221. 
Thank you for your support.


For donations please mail to: 
P.O. Box 414238 
Boston, MA 02241-4238

MMRF Offices: 
383 Main Ave., 5th Floor 
Norwalk, CT 06851

The MMRF is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit. 
Tax ID:06-1504413 
Your contribution is tax deductible.