ROCHESTER, NY – June 1, 2023 at age 60. Paul is predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Doris. He is survived by his siblings, Philip and Stephanie, and his nieces, Kelsey and Allyssa.
Paul owned Abel Brass Clinic and Woodwind Repair in Rochester, NY and was a huge part of the Rochester music scene. He recorded and performed locally and with many national artists. Paul spent his spare time presiding as president of the Association of Corvair Nuts, following Rochester’s railroad tracks, and exploring new places.
His special memory service will take place Sunday, August 20, 2023 at Bruce Music & Theatre Academy, 75 Stutson St., Rochester, NY 14612. Please join us at 2PM. The service will take place at 2:30 PM. Following the service, there will be an informal reception. Musicians are welcome to bring their instruments and play together on stage. Those who have charts or books for brass choir, quartet, or quintet are welcome to bring their music and play it in memory of Paul. For details or questions, call Phil Abel at 585-305-6221.