Paul E. LeCave, age 79 of Gallatin, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.
A native of Tucson, Arizona, he was born to the late Dennis LeCave and Norene (Earnest) LeCave Anderson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Leon Edwin LeCave; grandson, Dedric Mark LeCave; and brother, Danny LeCave.
Mr. LeCave was a retired hospital administrator and had served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era, where he received many awards, including the Purple Heart. He was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and had been a leader in the Civil Air Patrol, Boy Scout’s, and a soccer coach.
He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Karyn A. LeCave of Gallatin; children, Mark W. LeCave and his wife Laura of Gallatin, John LeCave and his wife Donna of Windsor, CA, Kelly Trono of Santa Rosa, CA; grandchildren, Jeffrey LeCave and his wife Julie, Brennon LeCave, Devon LeCave, Logan LeCave, Cameron LeCave, Amanda LeCave and her wife Laura, Joseph Trono, Victoria Trono; brother, Leon LeCave; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life Mass will be conducted on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at 12:00 Noon at the St. John Vianney Catholic Church with Fr. Childress presiding. Interment will take place in the Nashville National Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial donations in memory of Mr. Paul E. LeCave are suggested to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.
Arrangements entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street, in downtown historic Gallatin, Tennessee.