Paul Peter Hager Sr.


Paul Peter Hager Sr. 59, of Cleveland passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. 

He was born on Aug. 3, 1960, to the late Francis and Patricia Hager.  

He lived in the Cleveland area for the past 22 years. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving for 18 years. He loved his dogs, but most of all he was extremely proud of his children and grandchildren, who he loved spending time with.  

In addition to his mother and father, he was preceded in death by his brother, Francis T. Hager Jr. 

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 37 years, Teresa Poole Hager; children: Tabitha Charles (Jeffrey), Paul Hager Jr. (Brigette), and Ryan Hager; brothers: Christopher J. Hager Sr. (JoAnn) and Joseph M. Hager; grandchildren: Kambria Charles, Tryson Charles, Kaison “Peanut” Charles; Henley Hager, and Peyton Hager. In addition, he leaves behind a very special friend Edward Sooy and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members and friends.  

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, at St. Thérèse of Lisieux Catholic Church, located at 900 Clingan Ridge Drive, Cleveland. 
A funeral mass will take place at 7 p.m. following visitation with Father Mike Creson officiating. 

Graveside service with full military honors will take place on Tuesday, at 10:30 a.m., at Chattanooga National Cemetery.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Paul or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service is honored to assist the Hager family during this time. 


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