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“I was stunned and deeply saddened to hear of Paul's sudden passing. I had the pleasure of working with him when he first started at MassMutual in...Read More »
1 of 33 | Posted by: Gary Bacchiocchi

“Our sincere condolences to the Lenkeit family. We have such fond memories of all of you as our neighbors on Hillcrest Road, especially Paul, so kind...Read More »
2 of 33 | Posted by: The Lepak Family

“Although I haven't seen Paul since my high school days, I will always remember him as the neighborhood 'golden boy' - good-looking, smart, athletic,...Read More »
3 of 33 | Posted by: Cathy Putnam

“My deepest condolences to Paul's family and friends. I have known Paul for 20 years and spent some time with him over meetings and socially when I...Read More »
4 of 33 | Posted by: Tony Triscari

“I was so sorry to hear of Paul's passing. I first met Paul at MM several years before he joined the investment team there. I was thrilled to have...Read More »
5 of 33 | Posted by: Win McCausland

“My heartfelt condolences to Lori, Carl, Vicky, Michele,and the Lenkeit family with Pauls passing. ”
6 of 33 | Posted by: Tom Cosker

“So sorry to hear of this...our thoughts and prayers for Paul's family ”
7 of 33 | Posted by: Rich Sega

“May the family find comfort in loving memories, and in knowing that God is "close to those that are broken at heart; and he saves those who are...Read More »
8 of 33 | Posted by: Mrs Little

“Michelle and Vicki, please accept my most sincere condolences on your loss. I hope your pain can be assuaged with joyful memories of Paul and the...Read More »
9 of 33 | Posted by: Greg Vale

“I first met Paul in the early 1980's while I was a stockbroker at Advest on Central Row He would come downstairs to use our Quotron to look at...Read More »
10 of 33 | Posted by: Jay Bigman

“Addendum from Susan: 3rd sentence should read: My brothers John and Paul and myself had wonderful times with him... ”
11 of 33 | Posted by: Susan Scheidel Breitung

“Dear Lori, Paul, Michael, Christine and all the Lenkeit Family,Jens, Thomas and I send you our heartfelt sympathy over Paul's death - it is so...Read More »
12 of 33 | Posted by: Susan Scheidel Breitung

“My deepest sympathies to your entire family. I will always remember his incredible smile that truly reflected who Paul really was. My thoughts and...Read More »
13 of 33 | Posted by: Dan Rosenfeld

“Lori, I remember you and Paul well from Travelers. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
14 of 33 | Posted by: Mike Gross

“Lori, Paul, Michael and Christine: I am so very sorry to hear about Paul and my thoughts and prayers are with you. I have many wonderful memories of...Read More »
15 of 33 | Posted by: Nancy Dulz

“Dear Lori and family, I'm so sorry to hear of Paul's passing. I know he was an amazing, loving husband and father, .Please know that you are in my...Read More »
16 of 33 | Posted by: Judy and Dwight Foster

“Words cannot express the deep sadness we all feel. My heart goes out to the entire Lenkeit family. Remembering all of the amazing times we had at...Read More »
17 of 33 | Posted by: Kathy Soucy Daugherty

“I am so sorry to hear about Paul's death. My thoughts and prayers go out to all his family and friends. May you be a comfort to each other, may you...Read More »
18 of 33 | Posted by: Mrs "T"

“As a schoolmate of Paul's during the middle and high school years, I have many fond memories. Paul always seemed to have a smile on his face and a...Read More »
19 of 33 | Posted by: Renate (Fisher) Sterrett

“Babson will never be the same without you Paul. Thank you for the many smiles and laughs. especially when you got the infamous "coffee splatter" on...Read More »
20 of 33 | Posted by: Amanda Lowe

“It has been many years since I've seen my cousin Paul, since Michael was a baby. To hear of his passing was a true shock to me and our whole family....Read More »
21 of 33 | Posted by: Mary Dunlap

“To Lori, Paul Jr.,Michael,& Christine,Tony and I are so incredibly saddened by your loss. There are no words to ease your pain. We can only say...Read More »
22 of 33 | Posted by: Donna Mercure

“This breaks my heart! I graduated with Paul in 77. I have so many fond memories of growing up with him and all the Lenkeit family. I remember...Read More »
23 of 33 | Posted by: Sue Soucy Cote

“I remember Paul as the warm, engaging older brother of my best friend, Vicky. He had his dad's smile and his mom's sense of fun. I pray that his...Read More »
24 of 33 | Posted by: Ellin Smith

“My heart goes out to all of the Lenkeit family. I am so sad to here of Paul's death and I am at loss for words to express my sorrow. Paul was such...Read More »
25 of 33 | Posted by: Mr.":B"

“Paul was, basically, my childhood hero and neighbor on Orchard Hill Drive in South Windsor. Watching his basketball games as the team leader of the...Read More »
26 of 33 | Posted by: Paul Scheidel

“Met Paul at Babson during my interview there. In the interview we laughed over the many shared jobs we had growing up in CT.. picking tobacco, and we...Read More »
27 of 33 | Posted by: Jennifer Sanford

“My heart goes out to you, Lori & the entire Lenkeit family. I graduated in 1978 and remember Paul to be such a kind & friendly person. Many...Read More »
28 of 33 | Posted by: Jacqueline Duclos Cusson

“I graduated with Paul from South Windsor High School in 1977. My thoughts are with all of Paul's family and loved ones. ”
29 of 33 | Posted by: Theresa Lawrence-Martin

“I am so so sorry to learn the news of Paul's passing. Paul was so friendly and happy anytime i saw him. Lori, my heart is with you and your...Read More »
30 of 33 | Posted by: Becky McConnell and family

“Paul and I worked together at MM many years ago. He was intelligent, amusing and grounded. He will be missed. Sending healing thoughts. Take care. ”
31 of 33 | Posted by: Laura Mecham

“My deepest sympathies for your loss. I graduated with Paul from SWHS in 1977. I will always remember him as such a great guy with a tender heart. ”
32 of 33 | Posted by: Janet Watson Scheible

“I am so sorry for your loss. I knew Paul at Wesleyan. The photo looks familiar even after all these years, that great smile. ”
33 of 33 | Posted by: Sarah Meiring


Paul Lenkeit, 55, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Lori (Cullis) Lenkeit, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in West Palm Beach, FL, surrounded by his family. He was born on June 21, 1959 in Cincinnati, OH, son of the late C. Heinz and Amelia (Cassano) Lenkeit. Paul was a graduate of South Windsor High School Class of 1977 and went on to graduate from Wesleyan University in 1981. He was married to the love of his life, Lori Cullis in 1988 and together they lived in Windsor, before settling in South Windsor where they raised a family. He worked for The Traveler's, Mass Mutual and was currently the Managing Director and Head of Insurance Asset Management and Derivatives Trading Group with Babson Capital in Springfield, MA. Paul took great pride in his work and enjoyed a successful career. He had a passion for Jazz music and enjoyed the beach and spending time at his home in Rhode Island. Paul was a kind, caring, devoted and selfless husband, father and brother who was dedicated to his family. He will be greatly missed by all. Along with his wife of over 26 years, Lori, he leaves his children, Paul Heinz Lenkeit of Manassas, VA, Michael Blase Lenkeit of New York, NY and Christine Marie Lenkeit of South Windsor; his brother, Carl Heinz Lenkeit and his wife Liz of Stratford; his sisters, Victoria Scanlon and her husband Jeffrey of Windsor and Michele Savola and her husband Robert of South Windsor. His family will receive friends on Monday, March 30, 2015, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd., South Windsor. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 10 a.m., at St. Margaret Mary Church, 80 Hayes Rd., South Windsor. Burial will follow at Mount Saint Benedict Cemetery in Bloomfield. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Hartford Hospital Harry & Helen Gray Cancer Center, c/o Fund Development Dept., 80 Seymour St., P.O. Box 5037 Hartford, CT 06102-5037. Please visit us at www.CarmonFuneralHome.com for online condolences and guest book.